Dear Lord, Even If You Don’t……

Have you ever heard the lyrics to the song “Even If” by Mercy Me? I know You’re able and I know you can, Save through the fire with your mighty hand, But even if you don’t, My hope is you alone….. Have you ever felt like these words?  Ever felt like giving up thinking to […]

Letting Go and Letting God

I will never forget when my family and I went on this one camping trip.  We had a golden retriever named Ginger.  My dad handed my eight-year-old sister the dog leash and gave her the instructions, ‘don’t let go.’  I was standing next to her and a squirrel ran across the parking lot up a […]

3 Ways to Break the Crazy Cycle

The crazy cycle.  You know that cycle of insanity of doing the same thing over and over, expecting a different outcome to happen, that never happens.  Instead the exact opposite happens a downward spiral of nowhere good. We’ve all been on it.  We’ve all engaged in it.  So how do we stay out of this […]

Should Christians Celebrate Halloween?

  To Celebrate or not to Celebrate? With the day of Halloween approaching, many of us who are Christians, have our views about whether to celebrate this holiday or not. Halloween like any other Christ-centered holiday has been turned into a secular holiday. Originally Halloween was a holy holiday for the saints. In fact, the […]

Does Our Faith Save Us?

Is our faith enough to save us? Earlier this month a beloved Pastor named Jarrid Wilson took his own life.  He was a Pastor of a Harvest Christian Fellowship and founder of Anthem of Hope Ministries, a ministry to help those who struggled with depression and suicide.  He brought many to know Jesus and was […]

This is what happens when we trust in God's power

This is What Happens When We Trust in God’s Power

“Don’t just do something, Sit There!” quote anonymous. One might think this quote is backwards but it is written exactly as it should be.  It captures the essence of someone who is paralyzed by their fears and makes them think I’m powerless, my situation is hopeless.  This is what fear does to us to keep […]