Three Truths Jesus Taught About Bearing Fruit

Morning Meditation, October 5, 2015 “Remain in me, as I also remain in you. No branch can bear fruit by itself; it must remain in the vine. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me. I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and… Read More

The Power To Believe You Are Loved

Morning Meditation, September 28, 2015 “And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge…” Ephesians 3:18-19 This passage of… Read More

A Birthday and Three Gifts of God’s Faithfulness

Morning Meditation, September 21, 2015  “Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” Lamentations 3:22-23 I turn a year older this week. What is it about birthdays, especially the adulthood ones that make you… Read More

How To Be Fully Known (And Know You Are Fully Loved)

Morning Meditation, September 14th Psalm 139:1, “O Lord, you have searched me and you know me.” I used to watch the Cosby show as a kid and I’ve never forgotten this exchange: Boyfriend: “I think I’m going to just spend some time trying to find myself.” Cliff: “And how long do… Read More

Three Ways to Help Our Children Love God’s Commands

Morning Meditation, September 7th, 2015  Deuteronomy 6:6-7, “These commandments that I give you today are to be upon your hearts. Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you get up.” The… Read More

What Is Greater To You Than Jesus?

Morning Meditation, August 31st  “Are you greater than our father Jacob, who gave us the well and drank from it himself…?” John 4:12 For the Samaritan woman, nothing was loftier than the symbolism behind Jacob and his well. He was a patriarch of the Jews, he represented Israel’s legacy and heritage,… Read More

How To Find Fullness By Letting Go

Morning Meditation, August 17, 2015 Philippians 2:3, 5-6 “Do nothing out of selfish ambition or vain conceit, but in humility consider others better than yourselves…. Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to… Read More

The Surprising Path of Freedom

Morning Meditation, August 10th, 2015 Psalm 119:32 I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free. I am writing to you, the one who feels crushed under the requirements of God’s commands. You, who craves to be filled, who longs to lose yourself in… Read More