Refining Silver

Malachi 3:3 says:    “He will sit as a refiner and purifier of silver.” This verse puzzled some women in a Bible study and they wondered  what this statement meant about the character and nature of God. One of the women offered to find out the process of...

How to Find Strength in Hard Places: Part 3

How to Find Strength in Hard Places: Part 3 When the hustle of life leaves us feeling jaded, the concept of rest can seem elusive at best and unattainable at worse. But God calls us to not only set boundaries around rest, but to engage in a disposition of rest at all...

Are You Jesus?

Are You Jesus? Recently I was reminded of a story that my Mom shared with me some years back: A group of salesmen went to a regional sales convention in Chicago. They had assured their wives that they would be home in plenty of time for Friday night’s dinner. In...
How to Find Strength In Hard Places: Part 2

How to Find Strength In Hard Places: Part 2

How to Find Strength In Hard Places: Part 2 Oftentimes, we tend to look towards worldly solutions when we run out of energy and strength to battle life’s daily struggles. But God provides his children with strength through a very different and much more...
How to Find Strength In Hard Places: Part 1

How to Find Strength In Hard Places: Part 1

How to Find Strength In Hard Places: Part 1 When difficult seasons arise in our life we can feel undone, defeated, and desperate. But God is a provider and he provides strength to us in the most surprising ways to overcome whatever battle we may be facing. And...