God Says

God has never told me, "Your bitterness is justified. I agree it's all the other person's responsibility." But he’s also never said to me, "It's all your fault, and all your consequences. Deal with it." What he has said to me is, "Come to me, you who are so wearied and burdened down, and I …


Expecting to Become

What you expect out of today is pretty much what you're going to get. That isn't some big revelation, but it's amazing how often I need to remind myself. I guess that's the point, isn't it—learning to become more aware of what's important. For me, that always begins with asking God who I’m becoming in …

The Difference

No one can avoid experiencing a broken heart, but it doesn’t have to define your life. What really determines the course of your life is how you respond when God asks you for the pieces.

Short and Meek

Meekness isn't weakness. It's strength in submission to God. That's why the meek inherit the earth; they know how to make everything around them thrive in God's presence. Have a meek Monday!