Inspire: Trust Why

“My thoughts are nothing like your thoughts,” says the LORD. “And my ways are far beyond anything you could imagine.” Isaiah 55:8 NLT   Are you asking why a lot lately? Why God is this happening… Why God am I going through this… Why God is there suffering… Why God don’t you fix it… You […]

Inspire: Your Title

“…his father saw him and was filled with compassion for him; he ran to his son, threw his arms around him and kissed him.” Luke 15:20 NIV   Because of my faith, I literally have been called… …a prude …holier than thou …out of touch …a stick-in-the-mud …a buzz-kill …halo wearer …a holy roller …one […]

Inspire: What’s Trending

“Nevertheless, God’s solid foundation stands firm…” 2 Timothy 2:12 NIV   In the 50’s you probably couldn’t miss a house that didn’t have Formica countertops, or light pink fixtures or long davenports in the living rooms—it was the look of the day. In the 70’s, you’d be hard-pressed if you couldn’t find a house without […]

Inspire: We’re Making This Complicated

“I have loved you even as the Father has loved me. Remain in my love. When you obey my commandments, you remain in my love, just as I obey my Father’s commandments and remain in his love. 11 I have told you these things so that you will be filled with my joy. Yes, your joy […]

Inspire: An Empty Altar

“But all of you…don’t pay back evil for evil or insult with insult, but repay the bad with a blessing.” 1 Peter 3:8-9 (Voice)   A complete stranger prayed over me a few days ago. As I sat alone, a man told me he felt it in his heart to come connect and pray with […]

Inspire: Tend To What Matters Most

“I pray constantly against the wicked and their deeds.” Psalm 141:5 NLT   Whether you garden vegetables in the summer, or tend to one small plant on a windowsill, I’m sure you know how everything that grows is under constant assault from something else. The weather, the elements, the insects; the list can be endless […]

Inspire: Young or Old, You Have A Purpose!

“”For I know the plans I have for you”, declares the Lord”  Jeremiah 29:11 NIV   Age is only a number. Are you mindful of yours? Does it hinder your motivation, or set you back in limitation? May I remind you that God tells the young not to be intimated and the old not to […]

Inspire: Who Is God?

“Moses said to God, “Suppose they ask me, ‘What is his name?’ Then what shall I tell them?”  Exodus 3:13 NIV   When you need a consoler—I Am. When you need someone to help—I Am. When you need answers to confusion—I Am. When you need a faithful friend—I Am. When you need a healer—I Am. […]