This Is Not That

This Is Not That January 28, 2019 Verse for the Week: Lamentations 3:10; “Let us examine our ways and test them, and let us return to the LORD” Have you ever had a reaction that seemed way out of proportion? Or been on the receiving end of a reaction that...

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Prep Work

Prep Work January 21, 2019 Verse for the Week: Philippians 2:12b-13; “…work out your salvation with fear and trembling; for it is God who is at work in you, both to will and to work for His good pleasure.” I can’t say that I love to cook, but I do...

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Flip The Script

Flip The Script January 14, 2019 Verse for the Week: Proverbs 23:7; “For as he thinks within himself, so he is.” Proverbs 23:7 tells us what we think dictates not only who we are but who we are becoming. This means that what we ponder in our mind affects us—physically,...

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Things Considered

Things Considered  January 7, 2019 Verse for the Week: Ephesians 5:13; “But everything exposed by the light becomes visible—and everything that is illuminated becomes light.” Exposure is uncomfortable. Possibly even terrifying to the point of calculated avoidance. To expose or be exposed involves uncovering something concealed or hidden.  Contrary to our...

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The Sacred Dance of Shared Surrender

The Sacred Dance of Shared Surrender December 24, 2018 Verse for the Week: Galatians 6:2; “Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.” After years of ‘going it alone’ one thing I am sensitive to around this time of year is how need can...

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What’s In Your Hand?

What’s In Your Hand? December 10, 2018 Verse for the Week: Revelation 12:11; “They triumphed over him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony; they did not love their lives so much as to shrink from death.” Last night, MomsHope gathered together for our...

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Little Things In Love

Little Things In Love  November 19, 2018 Verse for the Week: 1 Corinthians 13:4-5; “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record...

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The Great Escape

The Great Escape November 12, 2018 Verse for the Week: Revelation 21:4; “He will wipe every tear from their eyes. There will be no more death or mourning or crying or pain, for the old order of things has passed away. Pain. Pain is all around us. It is present...

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Give Up The Guilt

Give Up The Guilt November 5, 2018 Verse for the Week: John 8:36, “So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.” Guilt. This is something we all have in common. Daily, we are exposed to this toxic emotion that has the power to paralyze, stunt our...

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