All I want is all you’ve got.

In John 2, Jesus asked servants to fill water pots at a wedding that was out of wine. They filled six water pots up with…

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“Do you love people enough that you are willing to be put in the fire for them?”

Chances are, you have a memory of something you were dared to do that probably wasn’t very smart.  Maybe it was a dare to jump…

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Simple Gratitude #1

Sometimes, I just want to say thank you. Here's my simple gratitude list for today: I'm in awe and wonder of a God that loves…

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Are you taking care of yourself well?

Living a well-balanced life takes work, friends. One of the very practical things I had to learn in the last few years is how to…

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What does love require of you?

One of the most defining moments of my life began to unfold two years ago today. I laid in a dark room on the third…

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Build your faith on the solid rock of God’s truths, not on the sand of your own.

You are likely familiar with this story about Abram and Sarai in Genesis. God promised him a son. And not just a son, but he…

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No matter what role you play in the life of your church, it matters.

Chances are, you're headed to church at some point today. For some of you, you'll stand on a stage and lead worship or preach the…

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No goal is too big for the confidence God created you to have.

It's a terrible time to talk about goals. It's Saturday. It's July. It's the 6th day of the month. Today is the kind of day…

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Steward what is in your hand and God will bless what is in your heart

I lost my job earlier this year, just weeks before I became critically ill with an infection that almost killed me. My job search for…

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You are only as BIG as the DREAM you DARE to LIVE

Have you ever made a vision board full of these magazine-worthy pictures of a glamorous life you thought would be amazing, but none of those…

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