Control: Letting Jesus Be The Author of Your Story

I think we all like to be in control. The desire to be in full control of all aspects of life is something that I struggle with and have most of my life. In the last few years, I have found myself enjoying reading more than I have ever had before. What I love about …

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Finding Freedom: Living in the “Done” not the “Do”

For the longest time in my Christian walk, I don't think I understood what it meant to find freedom in Christ. For me, and maybe for many of you, Christianity was more of a "do" faith than a "done" faith.  I would go to church, and I would be involved with events going on within …

Count it All Joy

Count it all Joy James 1:3-4 3 Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds,3 for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. 4 And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. Some day’s life just sucks. Everyone …

God has called you to the “Now.”

How often are we so concerned with what is to come? How often can this concern become a distraction? We all have hopes and dreams for the future of our lives, and we all have something inside of us that makes us want to be a part of something bigger than ourselves. But how often do we find ourselves so caught up in what we hope will one day come that we miss out on where we are right now?