Don’t Hide Your Failure Last week, our high school group was talking about Abraham and how he was tested. There was a question in our small group time after, “In what areas of your life were you tested last year, and how did you handle it?” It was so easy for us to talk about the … More Don’t Hide Your Failure
It always amazes me how God shows up at the perfect time and in the perfect way. The thing about it, though, is a lot of times it’s so subtle that you can miss it if you aren’t paying attention. Noisy The other day I was having dinner with someone at Texas Roadhouse. For … More Important Lessons Learned from Strawberry Wine
I love how social networking connects us to people who share our same goals and passions. I recently “met” Gary Surratt, who just launched a new website last week. He asked for me to share some of my story to feature as his first Story of the Week. There are so many ways I could’ve … More The Fight That Matters
There’s nothing like running across written word that speaks truth in such a way one can’t deny it was God-breathed. Yesterday I was scrolling through my Facebook newsfeed, and someone’s words caught my attention. It was something I had never heard before, and I wasn’t sure if it was a song or a poem, so … More I Am Nothing
Many times we think about the meaning of temptation and immediately think it’s a sin. The bible says that God can never be tempted, right (James 1:13)? Then again in Hebrews it says that Jesus was tempted in every way that any of us have or could ever be tempted (Hebrews 4:15). How is it possible that … More Is Temptation a Sin?