“Do to others as you would like them to do to you.” Luke 6:31 I don’t know about you but I remember hearing that verse frequently as a kid, usually, I suppose, when I wasn’t being nice to a friend. Quite frankly, I only remember one instance of being mean (it’s entirely possible that my […]
I recently read Emily P. Freeman’s book The Next Right Thing and at one point in the book she asks, “What does God look like to you?” Have you ever asked yourself that question? I have to admit that as I thought about it, I was a bit surprised with the thoughts roaming around in […]
Last week I was reading through the book of 1 Corinthians. The apostle Paul wrote this book to the Christians living in Corinth. The last chapter of the book is essentially Paul telling the Corinthians when he’ll be coming for a visit and who all will be there in the meantime. And then, seemingly out […]
It’s easy to wallow in self-pity in the midst of hardships, but maybe there’s a better option.
I’ve been looking through some old pictures this week and couldn’t help but notice that God has created some pretty amazing stuff. Spectacular oceans, rivers, and lakes Gorgeous trees, and beautiful flowers. Some fun and funky animals Majestic mountains, and lush valleys. Sunrises, and sunsets assuring me that God’s fingerprint is on every day of […]