December 12, 2017

Emmanuel in Christmas Chaos

“He is Emmanuel, God with us. He is not overwhelmed when we are overwhelmed.”

July 19, 2017

Means of Grace for Mindful Warfare

“The trajectory of our thoughts have an effect not just on our mood, but on our physical brain and immaterial soul.”

July 10, 2017

Replacing Anxiety

“If consumerism is a false religion, then anxiety is a false prophet.”

March 2, 2016

A Prayer to Combat Anxiety

“Lord, help me to practice this list in my mind and meditate on hope when I am tempted to spiral down the path of anxiety.”

November 24, 2015

Living With A Manna-Mindset

"Like the wandering Israelites who had nothing when they awoke, but knew God would shower them with honey-flavored bread in a moment, I need to trust that He will provide."

October 29, 2015

Trusting God in the Deep End

"I realize that our Heavenly Father is like this, holding us as we're in the deep end. Sometimes he lets go of our arms, but he never swims away."

September 21, 2015

Trusting God

Stand firm in the grace of God—it's the only place to find rest.

September 9, 2015

Taking Worry Under Control

"Worry is a mental plague than affects many people these days. It tends to paralyze us with fearful expectations that may never happen. It drains us from the peace and contentment that God wants us to have."

September 3, 2015

An Unchanging God In A Time Of Change

"In the midst of change, our God is unchanging. He is the same perfect, good God. When our life feels like it’s caught in a riptide, God is the steady horizon, still there even though we might not be able to see it at that moment."

April 22, 2015

Giving Up the False Hope of Control

"I needed to parse between the good control of an adult over children, and the untrue sense that I actually was or could be in control of all things."