Family Matters

November is National Adoption Month…but every day is adoption day for God. He’s in the adoption business. In fact, spiritual adoption is not just something God does; it is part of who He is. Romans 8:15 refers to this gentle, loving aspect of the Holy Spirit by...

‘Ye Must Be Born Again!

Kanye West is a polarizing figure. Popular opinion is often shifting about him, often due to his own antics and outspoken opinions. This just in: the self-proclaimed “Yeezus” is now saying he’s a worshiper of Jesus. In fact, he recently released a gospel album called...

You’re Different.

As if rescuing the nation of Israel from the world’s greatest superpower, Egypt, wasn’t a big enough task, God gave Moses another massive assignment in the book of Exodus: lead Israel into the Promised Land and conquer the Canaanites. What an assignment! Moses is...

Lifemarks

One thing that fascinates my kids is animal footprints. Whenever we see them, they try to identify them: Is it a bird? Tiger? Llama? Just like animals, wherever we go, not only do we leave footmarks, but we leave our own mark by how we live. You might call them...

In the Rearview

I’m not sure who invented the backup camera for cars, but they’re a genius (and probably a billionaire too). It’s so helpful to be able to see what’s behind you so you don’t make any moves you wish you hadn’t. As of just a few hours ago, it’s a new year. 2019 is upon...

Feast (Every)day!

It’s Thanksgiving week! Let the feasting begin! Here are a couple Thanksgiving fast facts for you: 46 million: the amount of turkeys that will be killed this year to provide food for our feasts across the nation. 4,500: The amount of calories that average American...