Life Planning

Don’t Tolerate What God Condemns

“Do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewal of your mind, that by testing you may discern what is the will of God, what is good and acceptable and perfect.” – Romans 12:2  Now that we’ve established our identify and who/how we worship, we need to consider what we tolerate. … Read more

What Do You Make Sacrifices For?

“Do not forget the covenant I made with you, and do not worship other gods. You must worship only the Lord your God. He is the one who will rescue you from all your enemies.” 1 Kings 17:28-29 (NLT)  Yesterday, we talked about identity. That comes from your Heavenly Father. What flows next from your … Read more

What is a Man? 

“So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.” – Genesis 1:27  Men in today’s world are under attack and masculinity is considered “toxic.” What’s even worse is the lie that men can become women and women, men. For the next few … Read more

The Power to Forgive

Leading up to Mother’s Day, this week’s devos were written by my best friend and wife, Grace, and our oldest daughter, Ashley, as part of their new book ‘Fearlessly Feminine’. Get your copy for a gift of any amount during the month of May by clicking here. “Loyalty makes a person attractive. It is better … Read more

The Value of Virtue

Leading up to Mother’s Day, this week’s devos were written by my best friend and wife, Grace, and our oldest daughter, Ashley, as part of their new book ‘Fearlessly Feminine’. Get your copy for a gift of any amount during the month of May by clicking here. “The path of the virtuous leads away from … Read more

Are You Wise or Foolish?

Leading up to Mother’s Day, this week’s devos were written by my best friend and wife, Grace, and our oldest daughter, Ashley, as part of their new book ‘Fearlessly Feminine’. Get your copy for a gift of any amount during the month of May by clicking here. “A wise woman builds her home, but a … Read more

The 3 Core Truths of Life

Leading up to Mother’s Day, this week’s devos were written by my best friend and wife, Grace, and our oldest daughter, Ashley, as part of their new book ‘Fearlessly Feminine’. Get your copy for a gift of any amount during the month of May by clicking here. “So God created human beings in His own … Read more

What’s Your Legacy?

Judges 8:30-31 – Now Gideon had seventy sons, his own offspring, for he had many wives. And his concubine who was in Shechem also bore him a son, and he called his name Abimelech. As we learn about Gideon’s character development from fearful to faith-filled, we have to wonder – does this spiritual growth transfer … Read more

Make Vacations Great Again

Song of Songs 7:11 (NIV) – Come, my beloved, let us go to the countryside let us spend the night in the villages. Planning a good vacation takes a lot of praying and preparing. The earlier you start planning, the better the odds it will be a blessing and not a curse. As a couple, … Read more

Am I Going to Hell?

Romans 10:9 – …because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. After explaining Heaven and Hell, the closing verses of the Bible say, “Come!” as an invitation for all who desire to receive God’s saving grace … Read more

How Can We Have Victory in Life’s Battles?

2 Thessalonians 2:16-17 – Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace, comfort your hearts and establish them in every good work and word. In many battles, great sacrifices are made, including lives lost, to secure small areas of … Read more