Day 18 - 30 Days of HOPE
Now we’re past the half-way point, now we begin the climb out. How do we proceed, how will we rebuild? Good news, the Bible is full of stories walking us through how we rebuild after exile. In this video I talk about the foundational element of God’s people...
Day 16 - 30 Days of HOPE
These days are stressful. The uncertainty is crippling. When everything around us is changing, what can we count on? This one thing: The God who never fails will not fail me now. He is working all things out for our good and His glory. Lord, when so many choices have...
Day 15 - 30 Days of HOPE
Have you noticed you actually feel more tired even though you’re at home all the time? That’s because when work comes home it’s always there in the background like a low-frequency hum reminding us it’s waiting. In this video I talk about two...
Day 14 - 30 Days of HOPE
During this quarantine the strain of being together all the time can actually cause us to pull apart. The first tactic of the enemy is all ways to divide, then conquer. In this video I discuss Jesus prayer for us for exactly this time!
Day 13 - 30 Days of HOPE
We want everything now! The more we want something the harder it is to wait. In this video I talk about how what we’re waiting for reveals what we’re hoping in. What are you waiting for?
Day 12 - 30 Days of HOPE
Sometimes faith is messy. What do you do when you believe and yet you doubt? In this video I talk about Jesus' response to doubt on the first Easter and how it affects us today.
Days 9 - 30 Days of Hope
Have you ever been so scared that you just wanted to hide from the world? Corona virus? In this video I talk about the Easter Vigil, Holy Saturday, and why it is so important and relevant for us today. Take heart, Sunday’s coming!
Day 8 - 30 Day of HOPE
I can’t believe what I’m hearing….my neighbor is literally pounding nails with a hammer outside my window and it’s eerily appropriate. Today is “Good” Friday? How long has it been since you took time to hear the nails.
Day 7 - 30 Days of HOPE
Realizing it's the "last time" can be painful. In this video I explore the Christian holidays of Maundy Thursday and Good Friday where Jesus identifies with our sorrows and meets us in our grief.
Are you putting on the Quarantine-15? Haha! No shame! We might have all been taking a little extra comfort in food lately. Like a well trained athlete, let us press into the pain of our struggle knowing that suffering produces endurance, which grows character, which yields hope. And that...