Missing God’s Very Best Because of Worry

Image by Chromewavesdotorg via Flickr I wonder how often I miss God’s very best for me because I’m worried. Worried about what other people might think of me. Worried about how I should look like a better Christian. Worried about whether I’m living...

Sometimes Things Just Don’t Work Out

Sometimes Things Just Don’t Work Out is a guest post by Aaron Shaver (@shaversrazor), who blogs at aaronshaver.com.  I’ve known Aaron for several years and I think you’ll enjoy what he has to say.  Aaron a youth minister, an actor, a new father, and...

Americans Give More to Charity

Image by The Library of Congress via FlickrWho would have guessed it? I know I wouldn’t have guessed. Some new research (see infographic below) indicates that Americans give more to charity than any other nation – and that’s great! But we need to do...

Marriage Retreat Weekend

We are heading out for a marriage retreat this weekend. While I’m looking forward to learning more about myths of marriage, solid foundations for marriage, and what spouses can do to be good to each other, I’m most looking forward to spending some quality...

What Can God Do?

Today at lunch Curt said something that surprised me. It’s something that I’ve known – and is clear in scripture. But for some reason, it struck me today. Curt is a former roommate of mine and a friend to me and Katherine. We used to hang out more...