Stop Doing.

Stop Doing.

If you grew up in church like I did, you probably often heard the words, "You are not saved based on good works! You are saved by grace through faith!" I would smile and nod along. Absolutely, of course! God is not saving me based on what I accomplish. Yes, yes, yes. I heard all [...]

Cluttered Spaces.

Cluttered Spaces.

Do you ever just get an itch to clean out your entire house? I'm not talking just shuffling the clutter around and giving yourself the impression that everything is neat except it's all just shoved in various drawers. (It's me, hi, I'm the problem it's me.) I got home from Christmas break and said no [...]

My Firstfruits.

My Firstfruits.

Offer Up Your Firstfruits I live in what most would consider to be a nice area, but it has not been exempt from crime. Over the past few months, almost weekly someone tries to break into my car or into the Airbnb’s by our house. I went almost two months where I did not sleep [...]

Green Lights

Green Lights

On my 10-minute drive to work every day, I am met by many red lights. It's a short commute, for which I am grateful, but it often feels like I'm constantly stopping just to start again. My driving to work reflects what it would probably look like if I were to take back up running: [...]

Psalm 69

Psalm 69

Today I've been praying over Psalm 69. I just happened to flip open to this passage in Psalm, and I started journaling my own prayer from what I read. Here's my prayer for today: Save me from myself, Lord. There is no foothold for me to keep climbing without Your specific design for my next [...]