Aug 17, 2019

The Turtle

Yesterday on the way to work, I saw something in the road ahead. As I got closer, I realized it was a small turtle - right in the middle of my lane. I easily drove by without hitting it.

Aug 13, 2019

Lessons from Johanan


This week I opened my Bible randomly to Jeremiah 50. A reference to one of the verses led me back to Jeremiah 40, and I started reading about Gedeliah, Ishmael, and Johanan. Interesting story. With focus on the character of Johanan, a military leader, here is a brief synopsis of Jeremiah 40-43.

Aug 5, 2019

Friendship


The other day as I drove into work, I pondered how incredibly blessed I am to have such wonderful and diverse friends. 

Aug 2, 2019

Words we Carry, Part 2


We often use words carelessly, or out of habit, without thinking about what we’re really saying. Over time, the words become burdens we carry as we either try to live up to them or give in to their lies. In this second part of a 2-part blog (read part 1), I’ll share two phrases that keep us trapped in a victim mindset.

Jul 31, 2019

Words We Carry, Part 1


We often use words carelessly, or out of habit, without thinking about what we’re really saying. Over time, the words become burdens we carry as we either try to live up to them or give in to their lies. In this 2-part blog, I’ll share what God recently showed me about a few frequently used words and phrases that are particularly destructive to us and to others.