Sun coming out as storm clouds leave

Count It All Joy

Count it all joy, my brothers, when you meet trials of various kinds, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. – James 1:2-4 James has always been one of Read more…

Water Is Life

Water is life. As I sat in my hospital room, ill from dehydration, I was reminded of this simple fact. We are living beings as fragile as the grass drawn together by needs, both simple and profound: food, air, sunlight, water and hope.  Flowing water cheers the heart. Sitting by Read more…

The Target

War. We are ready to fight. We are willing soldiers of God. Donned in His armor, we are grim-faced and iron-willed. Our resolve is firm. We use terse words to identify the targets we fight against. They threaten us. They threaten our Christianity. They threaten our “way of life” and Read more…