"Be still and know". We see that phrase everywhere; coffee cups, t-shirts, journals and more. We always interpret it to be quiet and know that God is in control. The problem comes when we know he is in control, but fail to put faith in his ability. Psalm 37:7 commands us to be still, wait… Continue reading How is Being Still a Reflection of Faith?
As I begin a week of reflecting on the death, burial, and resurrection of our Savior, I ponder Pilate. His words in Matthew 27:22-23 (ESV) resonate with my heart. "Pilate said to them, 'Then what shall I do with Jesus who is called Christ?' They all said, 'Let him be crucified!' And he said, 'Why?… Continue reading Am I a Pilate?
I'd like to say that there are times in life when we face trials that wear us out. But I think the reality is, they aren't merely times. There are seasons of life that are filled with tests. Times conjure an image of being short-lived. Yet in my experience, the periods of time where I… Continue reading How on earth is this supposed to be joy?
I'm so excited to announce that our reading plan for the "What's Your Word" Bible study is now available for download! Our online study will begin with a LIVE Instagram and Facebook broadcast on Tuesday, January 16 at 8:30 pm CST. This study is unlike any I have done before, and I'm thrilled to be walking… Continue reading “What’s Your Word” Bible Study Reading Plan is Here!