Prison of Me

  As we continue through this time of isolation, I find myself remembering back to a time when I would hold myself in self-imposed isolation.  To be honest, I didn’t know how not to isolate. Keeping myself safely shut in from the world where I had experienced so much pain and rejection had become such […]

Full Anyway

  “The true light which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world.  He was in the world, and the world was made through him, yet the world did not know him. He came to his own, and his own people did not receive him. But to all who did receive him, who believed in his […]

Shaking Away

  “He who was seated on the throne said, “I am making everything new!” …” Revelation 21:5(a) “At that time his voice shook the earth, but now he has promised, “Once more I will shake not only the earth but also the heavens. The words “one more” indicate the removing of what can be shaken- […]

Fake.

I am living in a fake world. I eat fake food. I go to a fake school, or to a fake job where I talk to fake people about fake issues, or fake hopes or maybe how fake leaders will offer fake promises. Anything to keep anyone from knowing, That I am fake.   But […]

The REAL Exchange

  4-5-19 Jesus, I am overwhelmed with the thought of how underwhelmed I have been by the CROSS You bore on my behalf.  It terrifies me how easy it is to make, even the pursuit of You, all about me. Like Paul I cry out, “…Who will deliver me from this body of death?” Romans […]

Dinner With GOD

“Satan dines upon what we withhold from God.” Francis Frangipane “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies, you anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.” Psalm 23:5 There are moments in our lives when we realize that the cocoons of comfort we’ve woven around ourselves to protect us from […]