Five Steps for Growing in Discernment

You’ve probably heard the word “discern” at some point in your life. Like many words in Scripture, it has a regular, run-of-the-mill meaning and then it has a deeper, more specific meaning. The root meaning doesn’t really change but because God is always considering¬† both the physical and the spiritual realms, the word is richer … More Five Steps for Growing in Discernment

More than Conquerors

Now, in all these things we are are more than conquerors through Him who loved us. Romans 8: 37 More than several years ago I was a history teacher. World History, American History, Government, etc. I enjoyed a lot about teaching but my favorite moments were the light bulb moments. Light bulb moments happened when … More More than Conquerors

“But” obedience

Sometimes I feel like I do all the right things and try my darndest but see zero results for my efforts. No matter what “formula” I follow, it never seems to be the right one. This happens in my regular life and in my spiritual walk. With regards to my spiritual walk, this frustration can … More “But” obedience

3 Signs You’re Addicted to Church Experiences & Not God Encounters

As a child, hot days meant hose water. After spending hours out in the hot sun, I would grow thirsty and long for a cool glass of water. However, entering the house meant leaving the fun as well as stairs, doors, cups, and mom questions. The hose, although not the most glamorous of water dispensers, … More 3 Signs You’re Addicted to Church Experiences & Not God Encounters