On Earth as it is in Heaven

On Earth as it is in Heaven

I stand outside one early summer’s morn. Thick night air still lingers, heavy with moisture. I almost expect to hear an ocean crashing in the background. But this is God’s country. A land of fields, frogs, and fireflies. Despite the warmth, there is a...
Don’t Run. You Can’t Hide.

Don’t Run. You Can’t Hide.

In the still and silent morning, I heard God speak. Here is what He said. “Please do not run. Do not run from Me. There is nowhere you can hide where I will not seek you out. I will find you. I will search for you because you are Mine. “Your heart belongs...
A peek inside the tomb on resurrection Sunday

A peek inside the tomb on resurrection Sunday

God often speaks to me through my imagination. He uses powerful images and pictures to communicate what words cannot describe. Last Easter Sunday, I had one of these visions. It became a very powerful creative piece that I shared with my readers. I’d like to...
A New Day is Coming

A New Day is Coming

Today, I want to share words, not my own, but another’s. Words from long ago. Words that burn in my heart as I read them. Words that feel so fitting for our broken, scared, and confused world. For so many of us, we long to bring justice to this evil world. We...
Why I’m Waiting

Why I’m Waiting

The past few weeks have been marked by a sense of waiting and anticipation. As the Church, we are in the middle of the season of Advent–a word that means arrival. It is the season that celebrates the anticipation of the birth of Jesus. For many of us, this...
Are You Choosing to Remain Trapped?

Are You Choosing to Remain Trapped?

The following is an excerpt from my latest book, ESCAPE: Break Free from Mediocre Christianity and Embrace the Radical, Set-Apart Life You were Made For. It is in those quiet moments, when we finally realize there is a God who loves us standing outside our door, that...