“Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of people, to be seen by them. Otherwise, you will have no reward from your Father in heaven. Matthew 6:1 Somebody Framed the Cow Most people are familiar with the Great Chicago Fire. Most of us (adults anyway) learned about it in school. Even today you… Read More Your Impact isn’t Determined by the Attention you Receive for your Work
“But as for you, be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” 2 Chronicles 15:7 Something Strange in the Neighborhood I was on my way to work this morning when something strange in my peripheral vision caught my attention. There was a thin strand of spider web on the outside… Read More What a Spider Taught Me about Holding Tight and Never Giving Up!
“In all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight. ” Psalm 3:6 As much as I appreciate the amazing fact that we can fly, I don’t actually love being on a plane myself. I am not exactly scared. I can do it. I am just on edge until the flight… Read More Soaring with Confidence
One thing I have learned very well over my time in ministry is that things don’t always go as planned. I am going to teach you a trick I learned a long time ago in one of my favorite jobs of all time. When I was in college I had a summer job at a… Read More The Best Plan When Things Go Wrong–Roll with It!
“Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain.” 1 Corinthians 15:58 “God is not unjust; he will not forget your work and the love you have shown him… Read More A Random Memory and Some Encouragement for those who are ready to give up Serving the Lord