Grace and Mercy

Grace and Mercy

How often have you allowed something in your past to keep you from moving forward? You live as though you do not deserve a relationship with God or His blessing on your life because of decisions that you have made, people you have hurt, or just the simple belief that...
The Failure of Fear

The Failure of Fear

If there is one thing on which we can all agree, it’s that the world can be a scary place. Whether we are talking about war and global economic strife or the everyday challenges of work and home, fear is a normal emotion that each of us must deal with. But how?...
Run The Mile You Are In

Run The Mile You Are In

Why do so many people start out doing so well and then, seemingly for no reason, give up? Maybe I should ask the question this way: have you ever had a time in  your life where you started doing something that you felt was important but then, seemingly for no reason,...
How Do We Endure?

How Do We Endure?

How do we endure? I am having a really hard time writing this post. I’m  not struggling because the content is too deep or I don’t exactly know what to say or because I am somehow conflicted on the topic. I’m struggling because I just want to close...
What is Character?

What is Character?

Character is a concept that we like to talk about but, for the most part, don’t really understand. Some say that character is nothing more than the way one is perceived by the world. This superficial view of character does not judge a person based on what they...
Accountability Matters

Accountability Matters

One of the most powerful things that we can do if we truly want to be successful is also one of the last things that most of us want to do! What can we do? Add ACCOUNTABILITY to our lives. We stay away from accountability because we don’t want to expose our...