We’re halfway through February and I’m still talking about a word of the year… oh well! Picking a word of the year as a way to set intentions has become one of my favorite parts of the new year. I used to write out a bunch of resolutions on New Year’s Eve and then read […]

2021 Word of the Year | Pt 1

God’s Word renews our minds and keeps us from spiritual decay.

Home Renovations, Waffle House, and Spiritual Discipline

I believe that what God has for us, will be better than what I had planned — even if not in this lifetime, certainly in heaven. Even when we are in difficult seasons, we can find hope in God and we can Praise Him. He is good. He is faithful.

2020 Word of the Year: Surrender | Part 2

The Bible has a lot to say about what defines a successful life. More often than not, our definition differs from that of the Bible.

What Defines a Successful Life?

For most of us, the recent months have been the longest prolonged period of discomfort we have ever experienced. We’ve been frustrated by disruptions at work, in school, at the grocery store, and most recently in the extent to which we can celebrate holidays with family.  While I have struggled personally, the most challenging part […]

When Circumstances Bring Suffering, Rejoice in Salvation

Word of the Year I started picking a word of the year or motto of the year in 2019 — mostly as a way to set intentions for the year to come. I pick it after spending a lot of time studying the Word and in prayer — usually a week or so. As I […]

2020 Word of the Year: Surrender | Part 1