Intercessory Leadership

Gal 6:2 Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. NIV Gal 6:1-2 Brothers, if someone is caught in a sin, you who are spiritual should restore him gently. But watch yourself, or you also may be tempted. Carry each other’s burdens…(fulfilling the law of X) … Read More

The Choice To Rejoice

Titus 2:10. (Live good lives)…so that in every way (you) will make the teaching about God our Savior attractive. NIV Think about a person kids are attracted to. This person is going to be positive, fun and have an attractive approach to life! Kids were attracted to Jesus.  Jesus knew … Read More

Emotional Ups & Downs

Life isn’t always easy and emotions don’t always help. Our God-given emotions should be kept in check as followers. We endanger our souls when we allow them to lead. Struggling can be used as an encouraging sign that we are still fighting. If you’re struggling with an area of your … Read More

Strength To You Today

This morning I felt the Holy Spirit prompting me to post these for somebody. Pausing to pray for God’s grace, strength and joy to abound in your lives today for everyone who will read this. Life isn’t always easy and our emotions don’t always help. Sometimes I struggle with having … Read More

Financially Empowered

You don’t have to settle for merely existing when God’s plan is for you to truly live. Most people spend more time planning their vacation than they plan their future because it’s easier to escape than it is to change. Three Financial Workshops are available online to help you Discover your … Read More

Fighter’s Frame Of Mind

Stop asking God for easy and get into a fighter’s frame of mind! Paul tells Timothy to take the prophecies that were spoken over him and use them as weapons in the fight (1 Tim 1:18). Our human tendency is to hear a word from God and then take a … Read More

Five Deals

It’s really tough to make progress at anything if you just keep on quitting every time it’s not easy. The Five Deals speak of a common progression we all face in reshaping expectation helping us see things through. Every marriage, every ministry, every new job, etc all have this explainable … Read More


God wants to take you further than discouragement allows you to go. After more than two decades and a huge mistake he named Ishmael, Abraham finds himself in a state of discouragement asking God about that promised son they’d discussed long ago. Abraham is just asking for a son when God … Read More


These are very raw notes with all kinds of shorthand. Just posting because I promised to do so. 2018 is a year of flourishing! Patterns we embrace reveal the priorities and purposes of our lives. When we embrace a pattern we express a purposeful priority. Great sermons don’t fix broken … Read More

God Is Speaking. Are You Listening?

We are not guests in the house of God. We are family at the table of the Lord. Coming to the table of God awakens conversation with Him on a very intimate level. The New Testament reveals how Jesus brings Jews and Gentiles together into God’s family. Rom 1:14-17 I … Read More