Viewing entries tagged
Jesus

Jesus' Words | In Focus

1 Comment

Jesus' Words | In Focus

I was thinking about Jesus the other day and realized that he didn’t really say a lot during His recorded life and ministry.

You might ask, “How much did Jesus actually say?”

1 Comment

Young Adulthood | In Focus

Comment

Young Adulthood | In Focus

Do you ever find yourself about 25 minutes early for a job interview? It can be a real awkward period of time, and in times like these it can be hard finding a place...

Comment

My Cup is Empty

2 Comments

My Cup is Empty

Have you ever gone to purchase your favorite fountain drink, got your Big Gulp or Super Quencher cup in eager anticipation, only to be let down with utter disappointment with the notice rendering “Out of Order”.   It’s funny how often at that very moment the feeling of being “parched” begins to multiply and the anxiety of selecting an alternative sets in.

2 Comments

The Problem with Intimacy

Comment

The Problem with Intimacy

It wasn’t that Sunday’s words wounded me. Instead, they wooed me. The message did not come across in a corrective manner, but rather in a see-what-you’re-missing manner. I needed Sunday’s message. I needed to hear a fresh about the God who desires intimacy more than works. That cares more about who I am than what I do.

Comment

God's Presence (His Signature) In Focus

2 Comments

God's Presence (His Signature) In Focus

Have you ever felt like God is nowhere to be found? Sometimes our feelings will tell us that. We all know not to allow our emotions to drive us anywhere when it comes to our trust in God. Some of us can even quote the Bible where it tells us "the righteous live by faith." (ROM 1:17) and "without faith it is impossible to please God" (HEB 11:6), so why is it I’m constantly trying to feel God to know He's there. I know how I feel when I’m discouraged; it seems like God’s just not around.

2 Comments

Teach Us To Fish

Comment

Teach Us To Fish

Each of us, whether we realize it or not, or see it this way or not, or agree with it or not, every single one of us is perfectly positioned in someone’s life to be a fisher.  If we’re not looking, and if we’re not asking God, and if we’re not making ourselves available, we’ll sleep through it...

Comment