Life Category

When The Church Empowers Christ’s People, The World Will Change

 “And he said to them, “The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few. Therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.”-Luke 10:2 One of the issues churches across America are facing is people either being disengaged in the congregation or not even being a part of […]

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Why #METOO Matters

In order for change to occur, not only does culture have to change, but so does the heart.

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Why Saying No Might Be The Most Freeing Thing You Do

When I first began in youth ministry, I found myself taking on every project and every activity. As a youth pastor, it felt like it was necessary. Many individuals in youth ministry, or ministry in general, find themselves taking on a large amount of work because they feel like they need to justify their jobs. […]

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3 Reasons to Take Your Time

Taking your time forces you to pay attention to detail.

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A Prayer For Vegas And The World

We seek you in this time of despair and tragedy.

Our world is groaning and longing for healing.

We sit and wait as lives are lost and hearts are broken, waiting for You to return.

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For A Limited Time

When you focus on what seems like a failure, you will be broken down. Yet, when you can see the beauty around you and keep looking up, your limited time is enhanced. 

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Set Goals and Hold Them Loosely

Sometimes, the goals you set won’t work the way you plan. It doesn’t mean you give up, but it means you adjust your plans.

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Listening with Open Hearts

People who have been hurt will take part in hurting others, that is not a new concept, yet many have not worked towards healing the pain.

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An Encouragement For Teachers

Your role is vital to our society. You are under appreciated and I, as well as many others, recognize that. Let me say this now, I appreciate you!

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Answering the Why

I have heard people in leadership circles mention this phrase, “Start with the why!”  Implying, before you begin anything new, ask yourself, “Why are we doing this?”  This is definitely a fair question to ask, in fact, it’s a valuable question to reflect on and wrestle with as you go forward in your life.  So, […]

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