Ponder: Honest

I read a lot and sometimes a single sentence speaks to me. When it seems like that sentence is just leaping off the page for me to see it, I tend to dig in a little bit and let my mind wander and ponder. The sentence that I read on Ann Voskamp’s blog featuring Kyle…

Watering Hole: Together

Questions For The Road: Read Habakkuk 3:1-3. Describe a time when you saw the goodness of God or experienced His faithfulness. How are you embracing God in the middle of a difficult situation? Or, how would you like to embrace Him? Read 1 Thessalonians 5:16–18. How can you practically apply these principles to compose your…

Ponder: Prayer

I kinda suck at prayer, I think. Not that I don’t pray, because I do. I pray often and for others. I’ve been asked to pray many times for those who need prayer. I’ve prayed for their desires, their wants, their hopes for a certain outcome, and still I find prayer to be a struggle….

Sunday2Monday: Even If

This past Sunday, we finished up the final message called, “Even If” in the series, “When God doesn’t.” This series has really been about how we handle tough seasons. Each week has walked us down the pathway of getting real with God, which isn’t always easy. Coming face to face with the fact that life…

Watering Hole: Through

Questions For The Road: What would be different for you if Jesus was physically present WITH you? Stop for a moment and forgo the question of “Why” in your current struggle, and ask the question of “What”. What do you think God is actively doing IN and THROUGH this struggle, or you—right now? What have…

Ponder: Not a Smooth Road

Have you ever noticed that it doesn’t really matter until it happens to you? It’s a strange thing to wake up one day to the fact that you have been drifting along and amongst a whole host of people who daily walk through some of the most difficult things and you’ve missed it. When did…