To Stop

To Stop

To Stop In 2020, l learned what it meant to stop. Although I love action and have no room for laziness, the events surrounding the COVID crisis taught me to value stepping back from my pursuits long enough to start thinking clearly. In our culture, we have a thing we...
Right? Wrong? Or Different?

Right? Wrong? Or Different?

Right? Wrong? Or Different? Have you ever experienced something so far from what you were used to that you didn’t know how to respond? We all have a circle built around us that we call our comfort zone. We function best within it. Naturally, all of our foods, friends...
Motivated

Motivated

Motivated I grew up in Oklahoma. Although we don’t live there anymore, we still have a property with a rental cabin on it. Inevitably, every time I go down there it is jam-packed with work. We got running water down to the cabin earlier this year, but the pipe...
Change

Change

Change Change. It’s something I deal with a lot. I think about it. I want to see it. Sometimes I fear it. Often I pray: “God, change me.”  If everything were my way, I would be spending some alone-time. I would stop to think, and an area that’s not very sanctified in...
Teach Me What Matters

Teach Me What Matters

Teach Me What Matters A prayer.  “Our Father in heaven, May Your name be honored as holy. May Your kingdom come. May Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”¹ ‭‭ Your kingdom is beautiful and glorious. Your kingdom is expanding and will eclipse everything else....