Great is Your Faithfulness

Faithfulness is one of those Christian words we’ve seen on late night reruns one too many times. Always present but not truly absorbed. “I found a nickel, I found a Cheetos.” Anybody remember that episode of Full House? In human terms, we have little on earth that even remotely brings a complimentary comparison to the unwavering faithfulness of God. The …

Fuel Hope, Not Despair

Hope: to cherish a desire with anticipation: to want something to happen or be true: to desire with expectation of obtainment or fulfillment: to expect with confidence Sometimes even the Webster’s dictionary gives a faith-filled girl goose bumps. Simply to write out these beautifully-worded definitions stirs desire and expectation in my heart. I know I am not alone when I …

Not Jazzed for Jesus?

I am relieved Christianity isn’t based on what I bring to the table. If that were the case, the only thing I would bring would be a huge heap of emotional instability. Consistency is not my forte. I excel, however, in wavering and wandering. With that thought in mind, today I am encouraged in two ways. First, I do not …

Perfect Brokenness

The competitive fitness industry perplexes me. I don’t claim to be a fitness expert, however, I am curious to know when a balanced regimen of health came to include box jumps and burpees. People are obsessed with the idea of conquering tasks such as jumping from the floor directly onto a box half their height for health. I am confused. …