God’s Side of the Story

Remember as a kid how your imagination would run wild? Monsters under the bed… Gnomes sneaking around the yard at night… Invisible friends… What little kids doesn’t love unicorns?  They don’t exist but we love to draw them.  Or what about Pegasus?  We love horses… one that could fly would be even better!  Today as we turn to […]

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Today’s Daily Habits

You wake up… what’s the first thing you do?  What happens next?  For most of us, our morning routines are so rhythmic we don’t even think about them.  However, when it comes to our faith, we could all probably use a little work on establishing these same type of rhythms.  As we look at Daniel […]

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Though You Knew All This…

History is doomed to repeat itself… or so they say.  Yet as we turn our attention to Daniel 5 today it would seem as if this cliché is true.  Another king, another failure to honor God as sovereign over all nations.  The difference this time around is history.  They knew their history and did nothing […]

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How #BLESSED am I?

We are all truly blessed… to live in the country we live in, to have all the things we have, to have those we love in our lives.  But what happens when our “blessings” become our focal point rather than the One who gives blessings?  As we turn our attention to Daniel 4 today, we […]

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Carried Away or Firmly Grounded

We almost all know the story of the fiery furnace… three guys stand up when everyone else bows down… and then they end up in a blazing inferno… which they walk out of unharmed.  It’s a favorite Sunday School story but what does it tell us about life today?  Maybe more than you think!  Join […]

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The Revealer of All Things

Ever have an unusual dream?  Sometimes they are just from an old piece of pizza eaten late at night.  Other times, they might actually carry some significance and meaning.  As we turn our attention to Daniel 2 today, we encounter King Nebuchadnezzar questioning whether his dream is pizza-induced or God-driven.  And with the understanding of […]

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Three Images and Challenges

As we round the corner into the books of 2 & 3 John, we encounter several reoccurring themes that John has been bringing to light.  Yet even in this repetition, John is adding layers of nuance for us.  The core message is the same but the specific images and challenges continue to grow!

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Faith’s Side Dishes

When we live a life of faith in Jesus, we walk with Him.  Yet, there are times we see others of faith who seem to have “more” than we do.  It feels like they have a deeper faith… a more dynamic faith… a more confident faith.  It almost feels like they added on or upgraded […]

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The Courtroom’s Closing Argument

The lawyer stands up, presents the entire case… the who, the what, the why… all in one short statement.  Now it is your turn to deliberate and come to a conclusion, a verdict.  This is what John does for us today as we come to his final chapter.  He has shared a lot with us […]

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