Chaos Doesn’t Get the Final Say

Chaos Doesn’t Get the Final Say

With a smile on my face and tears in my eyes, I read the final line in Scripture and sighed as the sermon concluded. It’s a bit of a running joke within my small group: for whatever reason, God has wanted me in the book of Revelation. A year and a half ago, with the...
My Favorite Books of 2020

My Favorite Books of 2020

I’m sure the pandemic and sheltering-in-place had something to do with it, but I’ve read more books this year than ever before. This weekend, I finished book 80 for 2020. Right now, I’m reading advanced copies of books that will release in 2021. My...
Advent Books and Bible Studies

Advent Books and Bible Studies

Advent is a celebration, a time of remembering and waiting, and ultimately―a season marked by hope. Beginning the fourth Sunday before Christmas Day, it recognizes the expectant waiting of Christ’s first coming and reminds us to wait expectantly for His return....
Where Were You, God?

Where Were You, God?

I’ve been asking God where He is. On Sunday, my church family sang these words: I am chosen, not forsaken. I am who You say I am. You are for me, not against me. I am who You say I am. I hung my head and raised my hands and wondered if faith sometimes looks like...