We keep crawling off the altar

In view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and pleasing to God Romans 12:1 NIV Growing up in the holiness movement shaped my spiritual journey from an early age. I understood that approaching the altar at the end of a service represented a transparent, authentic, genuine response to God. […]

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Give what we have

Over this Christmas season my thoughts have been on giving what I have to Jesus. Surprisingly, as I pondered this thought I was led to the story of Jesus feeding of the five thousand to gain a fresh insight. In the New Testament, the story of the feeding of the five thousand is found in […]

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Knowing Christ

Over the years, I’ve encountered the motto “To know Christ and make Him known.” In this current season, I have taken the opportunity for a deeper reflection on these words. This has given me a new appreciation for their value. What I discovered is that as I spent time with the Lord, studying the Word, […]

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Pain Heartache Brokenness

They are the beginning, not the end What do you do with the brokenness in your life? A Glimpse into His Heart My past few months have been marked by some heartbreak, accusations, my immediate future direction changed and some lost opportunities in ministry. Needless to say, this isn’t the road I would have chosen. […]

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I Need You More

I need You more More than yesterday I need You Lord More than words can say I need You more Than ever before I need You Lord I need You Lord More than the air I breathe More than the song I sing More than the next heartbeat More than anything And Lord as time […]

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Break my Heart

Every so often I run across a quote that resonates so deeply it feels as if it has rocked my very soul. One such quote is by World Vision’s founder, Bob Pierce, who said, “Let my heart be broken by the things that break the heart of God,” written as a message upon a piece […]

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