MONDAY MUSINGS

Trusting God When the Future Feels Uncertain

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Then you will call on me and come and pray to me, and I will listen to you. You will seek me and find me when you seek me with all your heart.” Jeremiah… Continue reading Trusting God When the Future Feels Uncertain

MONDAY MUSINGS

A Time to Dance

I'm a sucker for weddings. I absolutely love LOVE. Don't you enjoy all of the traditions that go along with weddings? The church, the bridesmaids, and groomsmen, the beautiful clothes, the 'something-old-something-new-something-borrowed-something-blue'—you know, all that stuff. I went to a wedding last weekend that did not incorporate any of those traditions. Nope. This was a… Continue reading A Time to Dance

MONDAY MUSINGS

You Don’t Need a Theology Degree to Understand the Bible

Do you want more out of your time with God? Would you like something deeper than a forced reading regimen or a fill-in-the-blanks study? Me too! God did something amazing in my life twenty years ago when I began journaling a few verses at a time from my daily Bible reading. You see, I had… Continue reading You Don’t Need a Theology Degree to Understand the Bible

MONDAY MUSINGS

WHEN YOUR IMAGE OF GOD IS FLAWED

"God looks at me with disdain. He’s angry and disappointed with me." "Maybe the reason I had a miscarriage is that God is punishing me." "God has turned his back to me." These are true statements from committed, church-going Christians. Interestingly, these same individuals also believe intellectually that God is good, loving, full of grace,… Continue reading WHEN YOUR IMAGE OF GOD IS FLAWED