The power of forgiveness in reconciliation.


Do you realize the power of forgiveness? Do you realize the healing that comes by giving up the pain, the anger, and the bitterness over to God by forgiving others? Do you realize that forgiveness breaks the chains holding you prisoner to the past and allowing you to find reconciliation and freedom into the future? … Continue reading The power of forgiveness in reconciliation.

Are you ready for reconciliation?


Where are you at? Did someone do something really bad to you? Did you do something really bad to someone else? Are you ready to forgive them? Are you ready to ask for forgiveness? Are you willing to meet them right where they are at? Are you willing to go back in order to find … Continue reading Are you ready for reconciliation?

Peace and Reconciliation (The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 12])


Are you living your life as a peacemaker? Are you someone who is helping bring reconciliation to the world around you? Where do you find your peace? How do you know what it takes to be a peacemaker? Have you been reconciled? Have you received the gift of forgiveness? Have you given the gift of … Continue reading Peace and Reconciliation (The Bible’s Impact on Acts of Mercy [Apr 12])

God called us to walk in the ministry of reconciliation. What are you going to do about it today?


Psalm 1:2 2  But his delight and desire are in the law of the Lord, and on His law (the precepts, the instructions, the teachings of God) he habitually meditates (ponders and studies) by day and by night. You can learn how to follow God by meditating on his Word. Meditating means spending time reading … Continue reading God called us to walk in the ministry of reconciliation. What are you going to do about it today?

THRIVE: Happy Father’s Day!


As the day begins and I consider all that today means there are so many things. Today is commissioning day where the team and I will be prayed for in preparation for the camps this summer. Today is a Sunday and so I will get to hear the preaching of the Word of God. Today … Continue reading THRIVE: Happy Father’s Day!

THRIVE: A New Chapter Begins…


As I prepare for this day and think of the week that is about to begin I am excited by the opportunity to join a new team of people and work on some exciting new tech. The part of the team I met before accepting to join was incredible and I look forward to working … Continue reading THRIVE: A New Chapter Begins…

THRIVING Today! How does that sound? How would sound? Ready to let it be so in 2022?


What an incredible week this has been. It has been incredible the lessons God has spoken between last Sunday and yesterday. On Sunday it was the incredible message of THRIVE starting a series in the book of Exodus. On Monday REVIVE week began with 5 days of prayer and fasting on the topic of Repentance. … Continue reading THRIVING Today! How does that sound? How would sound? Ready to let it be so in 2022?

Revival: It’s the first Friday of 2022, so let’s go and get it, finishing the week strong!


What an incredible first week! Starting a REVIVE week with Repentance, moving on to Renewal, then to Reconciliation, and yesterday to Restoration. What an incredible way to kick off 2022, a year to THRIVE! These past few years have been tough and we survived them, to what degree is another story but we are here … Continue reading Revival: It’s the first Friday of 2022, so let’s go and get it, finishing the week strong!

So we made it to the first Wednesday of 2022. Some call it hump day – let’s consider it the day we decided to forgive and reconcile!


Is there a bump in your road today? Is today a hump day for you? What is causing it to have a bump? What is making it a hump day? And no it has nothing to do with camels. This week has been very interesting as we start it with a theme of REVIVE and … Continue reading So we made it to the first Wednesday of 2022. Some call it hump day – let’s consider it the day we decided to forgive and reconcile!

Do you have to see it to believe or do you have to believe it to see it?


Would you have to have seen it to believe it? Are there things you have never seen and yet still believe? What is it that makes you believe without having seen it? Was it a credible witness? Was it the volume of evidence? Was it the source of the information? Would you believe something without … Continue reading Do you have to see it to believe or do you have to believe it to see it?

2019, 2020, 2021, … What comes to mind? Time of stress or stress-free?


What causes stress for you? Where do you turn to try and relieve stress? What do you do to try and relieve stress? How do you try and relieve stress? Who can you go to or turn to in order to try and relieve stress? When is it time to try and relieve stress? Over … Continue reading 2019, 2020, 2021, … What comes to mind? Time of stress or stress-free?

No take-backs…


Remember these words when you were a kid? When you gave something it means you couldn’t take it back? Ever realize the power of words that once they are out there you can’t take them back either? So let’s think before we speak and when we decide to give let’s do it with no strings … Continue reading No take-backs…

What’s up with you? Are you ready to explain why you are that way?


Ever been questioned about why you act the way you do? Ever been questioned about why you believe the way you do? Ever been asked how you seem so confident? Ever been asked about how you seem so sure? Ever been asked how in the midst of storms to be at peace? Ever been asked … Continue reading What’s up with you? Are you ready to explain why you are that way?

I am blessed. Do you realize being blessed doesn’t mean a trouble free life?


I am blessed by God. I am blessed with an incredible wife. I am blessed with incredible kids. I am blessed with a place to call my own. I am blessed with a job and leadership that God has given me favor with. I am blessed with an incredible church and church family. I am … Continue reading I am blessed. Do you realize being blessed doesn’t mean a trouble free life?

Ever wanted to get stronger in some area of your life?


Ever considered what it would mean? Ever considered what it would take? If you want to get physically stronger then you need to start working out, handling the heavier weights, handling the resistance, handling the time investment, and handling the various positions it puts you into. What areas of life have you ever wanted to … Continue reading Ever wanted to get stronger in some area of your life?

Ever feel like somebody’s watching you?


Does knowing you are being watched make a difference to how you live your life? Would knowing that there is always somebody watching make a difference to how you live your life? How would realizing that there are people watching and looking up to you as an example or role model change how you choose … Continue reading Ever feel like somebody’s watching you?

The News…


Is it breaking news? Is it constant news? Is it real news? Is it fake news? Is it good news? Is it bad news? These days if you are looking for news you can find it 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Are you looking for breaking news? Are you looking for business … Continue reading The News…

Trade ya…


What comes to mind when you hear these words? For me it was back in school lunch time. My friends wanted to trade almost everything for the baked good my mom made and would send me to school with. Sometimes they would want to trade for purchased things like Twinkies and other such treats. Sometimes … Continue reading Trade ya…

Is the good life something done to you or something you do for others?


If you think of someone living the good life is it someone who has received or someone who is giving? When you think of someone living the good life is it someone who is doing something great for others or who is sitting back with all the luxuries of this world? What makes someone’s life … Continue reading Is the good life something done to you or something you do for others?