I Can’t Focu….

I have noticed recently when I am reading, that I almost can’t make it through two pages without having to go back and read it again because my mind is jumping elsewhere. Keeping the focus on what you are doing can be difficult for something as simple as reading a book …

The Word of God

I have been on a crusade for the last few weeks in my own circles to push believers towards the Word of God. We (Christians) talk about drawing close to God, but often times it remains a mystery as to what we mean when we say this. For some, it means reading the …

What is Your Endgame?

A primary question we should consider is “What is our endgame?”.  In other words, where do we want the choices that we are currently making to take us in the future? Stephen Covey put it brilliantly in his book Seven Habits of Highly Effective People – “Begin with the end in mind.”  …

Where has Wisdom Gone?

There is a prevailing theory about the prisoner Barabbas.  You know, the guy that the crowd asked to be released instead of Jesus in Jerusalem. (Matthew 27:15 – 23) Pilate released Barabbas and crucified Jesus. The theory of which I write is this: the people saw Barabbas as a political …

Faith is a Journey

The life of a Christian is a journey, not a destination.  A follower of Jesus wants to grow in our faith, all the while making mistakes and often struggling to understand where we are in the journey. The journey is a struggle.  Many things in life compete for our attention. We …