You Have My Attention; I Follow Your Direction

“Let the heavens rejoice, let the earth be glad; let the sea resound, and all that is in it. Let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them; let all the trees of the forest sing for joy.” Psalm 96:11-12 “You have my attention; I follow your direction.” It’s from those eight words that the entiretyContinue reading “You Have My Attention; I Follow Your Direction”

Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Secure Your Spotlight” #DreamsAndDrama

Today I want to give you a place to start your week. It’s Monday and in the wake of a great weekend and a workweek ahead, sometimes you just need a “kickstart” to get focused.  So grab some coffee let’s start a great week together. Sunday, we started our fall series at Kfirst. Every September,Continue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “Secure Your Spotlight” #DreamsAndDrama”

Marital A.D.D.: 2 Ways to Overcome the Deficit of Attention in Marriage

From the beginning of this blog, let me say that I don’t take things like A.D.D or A.D.H.D. lightly. According to the New York Times, at least 4 percent of adults have the disorder and as many as half of all children that have A.D.H.D. do not fully outgrow it and continue to struggle with symptoms asContinue reading “Marital A.D.D.: 2 Ways to Overcome the Deficit of Attention in Marriage”

Touch Your Own Bride: 5 Questions for Pastors and Their Marriages

I’m trying to get back to my “normal routine.”  A month of a literal blur of a schedule has left me clutching my coffee and pondering the thoughts that have been jotted down from services and meetings. One in particular hasn’t let go of my mind. Pastor Wilfredo De Jesús, better known as Pastor Choco, is the headContinue reading “Touch Your Own Bride: 5 Questions for Pastors and Their Marriages”

Warning Shots: 10 subtle actions your marriage needs to pay attention to.

You’ve opened my ears so I can listen. Psalm 40:6 I’m an aficionado of military movies.  And there’s certain lines and terms that you can count on hearing frequently.  For some reason, especially in movies involving ships, you’ll hear the term: warning shot.  A warning shot is a military and/or police term describing an intentionally harmlessContinue reading “Warning Shots: 10 subtle actions your marriage needs to pay attention to.”

2 Minute Devo: “Attentive Devotion”

We started a new series this month called “His Faithfulness” We are looking at the faithfulness of God revealed to us in the scripture.  Take time to read the passage here on the blog or in your own bible. Today’s scripture: Joel 2:18-27 18 Then the Lord became jealous for his land and had pity on his people. 19 The Lord answeredContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: “Attentive Devotion””