Trade Your “No Way” for Yahweh

If you’ve ever heard me teach on prayer, you know I’ve prayed the Redemptive Names of God for many years. But in my quiet time I began to ask, “Why are these seven names of God considered redemptive names? I want to share with you what I’ve learned and how you can pray through the redemptive names of Christ.

4 Ways to Quiet Your Spirit

stop. look. listen.

Quiet Your Spirit. The engineer sounded his whistle long and LOUD at the little guy watching beside the tracks. It was loud. The ground rumbled under us as the black train engine roared past. I held Brayden’s hand to keep him safe, but I wanted to put both hands over my ears. Brayden loves trains. And I […]

Want to be more fruitful?

Want to be more fruitful? Fruitfulness is the natural outcome of healthy fruit trees and believers. It’s how we glorify God and demonstrate that we are disciples of Christ. So of course we want to be fruitful. Recently, I talked with you about  “What it mean to follow Jesus.” Jesus describes the qualifications in Matthew […]

Is perfectionism stopping you?

Is perfectionism stopping you? Perfectionism is not your friend!  I want to show you something. It’s only a tiny square of one of Vincent Van Gogh’s earliest works.   If you’re expecting to see the polished, flawless perfection of Gerret Willemsz Heda ( who painstakingly smooths all the tracks of his works; then you’ll be dissappointed.  […]

Frustrations. Looking at them with a NEW attitude.

Could your frustration be a divine setup

What do you do when things don’t happen the way you wanted them? We can make some great plans, but sometimes they just don’t work out… Sometimes the plans change and you’re forced to take a detour! Let me tell you about one of my detours. Not another detour! All three lanes on the interstate […]