Come Be Encouraged!

While God is the Author, you are the writer of your story. Come allow faith, hope, and love to abide in you in the Person of Jesus Christ.


  • This Advent Is Different

    I have never thought more about the second coming of Christ than I have this year. 2020. A year that arrived with such vision and hope, yet will depart as a rear view nightmare marked by uncertainty and despair. In the the midst of such a roller-coaster year, I have never clung so adamantly to […]

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  • Why I Am A Christian

    There are a plethora of reasons why someone may identify as a Christian. You have the nominal Christian who merely bears a “spiritual name tag”, the Christian by birth because their parents said so, the Christian by happenstance because  growing up they found a cool youth group, the Christian who attends church but has no relationship […]

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  • The Best Life Advice—Hold It Loosely

    Fear, control, and manipulation are the cerebral enemies of 2020. We are all in our own heads a little too much these days. In fact, “stinking thinking” is at an all-time high causing most of us to assume the posture of a defensive lineman just waiting for the snap. Or maybe you feel like you […]

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  • Walking Spirit to Spirit

    Hi friends, do you want to take a walk with the Holy Spirit? If so, the journey begins and ends in The Word. . . “For his Spirit joins with our spirit to affirm that we are God’s children.” Romans‬ ‭8:16‬ ‭NLT‬‬ As believers, what does it look like to live and walk Spirit to […]

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  • Tired of Fighting

    Are you tired of fighting? I sure am. We live in a society of fight or flight triggers that seem to keep our stress hormones at an all time high and our sacred encounters at an all time low. We fight traffic and feelings, different opinions and all too familiar foes. Familiar foes are perhaps […]

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  • Healing For the Sin-Sick Soul

    It is no secret that the Western Medical Model has failed us. Built primarily on the treatment of symptoms and disease, this model has trained us to focus on our problems more than prevention. We have become a society seeking relief rather than patiently waiting for healing. We demand answers from physicians while simultaneously questioning […]

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