More Micaiahs, Please!

Bribery, plagiarism, half truths, and flat out lies… everywhere you turn and in many headlines you read, you’ll find stories of elaborate scams and intricately woven scandals. Our human tendency to bend the truth and follow the crowd has never been more prevalent as...

Jacob Vs. Esau

Coke vs. Pepsi. Nike vs. Adidas. UPS vs. FedEx. Lyft vs. Uber. Long before those modern day rivalries, there was Jacob vs. Esau. Rivalries are part of humanity, and this one in particular stretched all the way to the beginning of Jacob and Esau. Jacob got his name...

PRAY LIKE JESUS

If you’re a Christian, you would probably tell me you believe in the power of prayer. You would probably say you believe it’s effective, worth your time, and vital to your spiritual growth. But the reality is, we don’t have to say anything; our lives reflect what we...

Spiritual Posture

Spine health is big business these days. From chiropractors to ergonomic chairs and standing desks, posture matters. Hunching over or slouching down can do long term damage. Physical posture matters, but so does our spiritual posture. In Genesis 4, God sees the anger...

NURSERY vs. ORCHARD

Growing up, my family used to go to an apple orchard each year where we would hand pick apples my mom would eventually turn into all things apple dessert: cobblers, crisps, pies, and struedles (excuse me, I just drooled on my keyboard). We would walk down dozens of...

Prayer Pointers

Throughout the New Testament, it’s clear that prayer is not just meant to be a Sunday thing or even just before meals, tests, and bedtime. It’s meant to be an all-the-time thing. “pray without ceasing,” – 1 Thessalonians 5:17(ESV) “…be constant in prayer.”...