Do You Glow?

“And if you spend yourselves in behalf of the hungry and satisfy the needs of the oppressed, then your light will rise in the darkness, and your night will become like the noonday.” – Isaiah 58:10 (NIV) It happened so fast that I almost missed it. At first, it was an instantaneous flicker but as …

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Easter Hasn’t Changed

“I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” – John 10:10b (ESV) We’ve all experienced loss at some point or another. But the collective loss we all feel as we grapple with COVID-19 is what makes this time in our lives like nothing we’ve known before. During this Easter season, many of …

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Have You Seen the Giant?

“As the Philistine moved closer to attack him, David ran quickly toward the battle line to meet him.” – 1 Samuel 17:48 (NIV) Traveling across the globe, the giant continues to balloon in size and momentum. In recent days, the escalating COVID-19 crisis has paralyzed many people into a fear-induced coma. But we’re not the …

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Waiting for Spring

“See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.” – Isaiah 43:19 (NIV) It was almost a record-breaking day…in terms of the weather at least. 74 balmy degrees in the middle of a cold, wet, …

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The Great Race

“Therefore encourage one another and build one another up…” – 1 Thessalonians 5:11 (ESV) One of the things I love about autumn is the 5K races that pop up in my area. If you’re a runner, you know there’s no better time for a 5K than a crisp fall morning when the leaves on the …

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