Avoiding Detours

  “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3:5-6 Have you ever got off the interstate to get gas, coming from a late event? It’s late, dark and …

Healing Before Ministry

“And after the whole nation had been circumcised, they remained where they were in camp until they were healed.”  Joshua 5:8 Before the nation of Israel could go into the Promised Land they had to be circumcised. Circumcision is painful, bloody, and personal. God requires each of us to be …

Clearing Out the Clutter

Do you not know that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit who is in you, whom you have from God, and you are not your own? —1 Corinthians 6:19 (NIV) A garage serves as “storage” for things that don’t have a place or space for in your …

Has Your Bottom Fallen Out Yet?

Mine did back in April! It was a painful experience and lesson to learn. Why had I gone through and still going through the craziness within my world? I had taken my eyes off the prize. I had become sidetracked yet again by what others needed and wanted; how to …