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My Spirit is Grieved Today… 3.4.16

My spirit is grieved today and I can’t help but think God’s must be too.  Did I miss some sort of class? What is with influential Christian leaders using their platforms to slander co-laborers in Christ?  Have we gotten so far off mission that we see it our job to warn people of ministry styles […]

I’ve been thinking… 3.2.16

I’ve been thinking about the heart. There’s a reason the Lord wants us to “guard it above all else.”  (Prov. 4:23) There’s a reason it’s described like “soil,” a place where things grow.  (Mark 4:1-20) Here are some thoughts….. An unguarded heart is the devil’s play-ground. Like a devious child transferring bad words at recess, […]

LESSONS FROM LAS VEGAS- 11.19.14

Here’s a recent guest blog I did for my friends at goliveoriginal.com: We’ve heard it said, “What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas.”  Well… this story is just too good to keep in Vegas so here it comes! My husband Aaron and I were on one of our treasured getaways.  It was the first time […]

EVERY LEADER’S BATTLE- “Our Need to be Developed – vs.- Our Need to be Discovered.” 10-27-14

Here’s a message I spoke to a young adult group recently.  These are thoughts that could impact leaders of any age.   I have learned that most leaders don’t really want to be developed.  We just want to be discovered. This is a battle that every leader with big dreams will fight.  We have a […]

Using Discontentment to Your Advantage 1.29.13

Using Discontentment to Your Advantage In the Urban Dictionary:  “Polishing a turd” is defined as; “To fix, repair, repaint, shine or do other things to something that isn’t worthy – but you have to do it for one reason or another. Because the basic fact is no matter what you do to a turd – […]

“Snapshot Syndrome” 1.18.13

( Snap.shot.syn.drome) “The mistake of assuming someone has a better life than you based upon what you see when you look at their facebook page.” I’ve been guilty of it and I’m sure many of you have too.  It’s the modern version of “keeping up with the Jones’s.”  We look at a snapshot of someone’s life […]

Rumor Has It: Popular Lie Exposed 1.14.13

Rumor Has It:  Popular Lie Exposed We’ve all seen it.  An outrageous story spreads across the internet like wildfire.  Suddenly it has 6 trillion shares and likes. The problem?  It’s completely untrue. We sometimes believe things as truth without checking the facts, don’t we?  How embarrassing, right? I’ve learned to examine my thoughts carefully.  A […]