I Forgive You, But…| Day 1: Life Can Be So Unfair

Here is the devotional: Barbara came to church not long after my husband, the founding pastor, had unexpectedly died, and I had taken over his job as pastor.Barbara caught my eye because she seemed unhappy and downtrodden. Her shoulders were hunched over, she didn’t make eye contact, and looked as if she would cry spontaneously.… Continue reading I Forgive You, But…| Day 1: Life Can Be So Unfair

The Power Of Our Testimony

Be Better Than Me Son

This verse sort of hit a spot in my heart this morning. You see when Jenn found out she was pregnant with Erin I said I would no longer drink alcohol. I didn't want her to have a dad like I did. But I still had my porn issue. Yes, it's true what they say...marriage… Continue reading Be Better Than Me Son

Sin And How It Can Bury Us

I'm sure most have seen the Disney movie A Bug's Life by now, especially us parents..... I was working on a post the other day about sin and the question of if it is worth it (not posted yet by the way) when God put a scene from this movie in my head. The scene… Continue reading Sin And How It Can Bury Us

If You Have Not Cried Over Your Addiction, You Are Not Ready To Quit

If you have not shed a single tear over your addiction, no matter what it is, you are not ready to give it up..not wholeheartedly.Tears bring the willingness to confess. Confessing brings tears. Tears bring healing. Healing brings tears. Tears bring freedom. And with freedom comes more tears, as you hear others tell their stories,… Continue reading If You Have Not Cried Over Your Addiction, You Are Not Ready To Quit