Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “The Theater of My Mind” #OffScript

A screenwriter can spend months, or even years, perfecting a script. However, sometimes, the most iconic lines uttered on the silver screen aren’t the result of a writer at the top of his or her game, but rather an actor offering up some creative ad-libbing. Some of the most iconic moments in movie history wereContinue reading “Monday Kfirst Kickstart: “The Theater of My Mind” #OffScript”

One of the Few Things We Have In Common…and 5 Threats to Losing It.

In a few days, Anne and I will celebrate our 18 year anniversary. I still don’t understand what she saw (or sees) in me, but I’m very thankful she said “yes.” Every year, marriage presents new challenges and every year I fall in a deeper love with her. There’s no one else I would doContinue reading “One of the Few Things We Have In Common…and 5 Threats to Losing It.”

Done with Guilt: Recap of 10 items from Sunday at KFirst #ChangeTheStation

We’re coming out of week 2 of our series “Change the Station” and Anne and I had quite a few requests for some of the notes  from the message, “Get Tuned In” as we dealt with the issue of guilt.   Scripture: Romans 7:18-25; 8:1-6; 26-39 The state of your life is usually a reflection ofContinue reading “Done with Guilt: Recap of 10 items from Sunday at KFirst #ChangeTheStation”

Eviction Notices: 8 Things to evict from your mind to help your marriage.

For as he thinks within himself, so he is. Proverbs 23:7 I can’t say that I’ve ever been given an eviction notice.  But I assume it’s not a good thing to get one.  In my lifetime, I’ve had my power shut off before.  I’ve even had collections call.  But to get an eviction notice, that’s somethingContinue reading “Eviction Notices: 8 Things to evict from your mind to help your marriage.”

Affairs and fruit.

“I do not expect that we will ever have serious problems in our marriage.” It’s one of the statements in the premarital counseling questioner that I have couples respond to.  Most of the time, one person will disagree and the partner will agree.  I am ALWAYS fascinated to hear the reasonings of their answers.  IContinue reading “Affairs and fruit.”

2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 20

We’re focusing on what the Bible says about the “mind” and how that affects us.  Spend time on the devo and take a minute or two to ponder what the Word is challenging you to do. Proverbs 14: 30 A sound mind makes for a robust body, but runaway emotions corrode the bones. You may alreadyContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 20”

2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 19

We’re focusing on what the Bible says about the “mind” and how that affects us.  Spend time on the devo and take a minute or two to ponder what the Word is challenging you to do. Psalm 4:4-5 Be angry, and do not sin; ponder in your own hearts on your beds, and be silent. Selah.   OfferContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 19”

2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 18

We’re focusing on what the Bible says about the “mind” and how that affects us.  Spend time on the devo and take a minute or two to ponder what the Word is challenging you to do. Matthew 5:27-28 “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall not commit adultery.’  But I say to youContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 18”

2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 17

We’re focusing on what the Bible says about the “mind” and how that affects us.  Spend time on the devo and take a minute or two to ponder what the Word is challenging you to do. Matthew 9:4 Knowing their thoughts, Jesus said, “Why do you entertain evil thoughts in your hearts? You may alreadyContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 17”

2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 13

We’re focusing on what the Bible says about the “mind” and how that affects us.  Spend time on the devo and take a minute or two to ponder what the Word is challenging you to do. 2 Corinthians 5:17 This means that anyone who belongs to Christ has become a new person. The old lifeContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 13”