Be in the Room: Billy Graham and the Necessity of Mentors

My heart is torn in a beautiful way. It’s the only way I know how to describe the state of my soul when someone passes from a limited/partial understanding of Jesus into the absolute fullness of that Hope. Within me, there is a part of me that mourns the loss of a giant. The otherContinue reading “Be in the Room: Billy Graham and the Necessity of Mentors”

Pastor to Pastor: 3 Key Connections and 3 Key Questions

I sincerely love my neighbors, the Chandlers. They are a retired ministry couple that have the sweetest demeanor about them. Whenever I can, I love to look for opportunities to help them. In the winter “try” to assist them with the snow removal on their sidewalk and driveway. I will say last winter, to God be the glory, I NOT ONCE sucked upContinue reading “Pastor to Pastor: 3 Key Connections and 3 Key Questions”

2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 12

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. Ephesians 4:22-23 22 to put off your old self, which belongs to your former manner of life and is corrupt throughContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: What are you thinking Day 12”

2 Minute Devo #31Days – “Growing in the Journey”

We started a new series this month called “#31Days.” What “#31Days” means is we are encouraging everyone to take the challenge of encouraging someone via social network for 31 days.  Make sure you use the hashtag! Today’s scripture: Romans 4:20 No unbelief made him waver concerning the promise of God, but he grew strong in hisContinue reading “2 Minute Devo #31Days – “Growing in the Journey””

2 Minute Devo: “The presence of Joy” Acts 16:16-34

September is our journey through the 2 minute series called “Restoring Joy”.  I want to invite you to join me as we. It’s as simple as viewing  the vlog and reading the passage for the day.  Today’s passage is Acts 16:16-34: Acts 16:16-34 16 As we were going to the place of prayer, we were met by a slaveContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: “The presence of Joy” Acts 16:16-34″

2 Minute Devo: “Paul’s Joy” Phil. 1:18-30

September is our journey through the 2 minute series called “Restoring Joy”.  I want to invite you to join me as we. It’s as simple as viewing  the vlog and reading the passage for the day.  Today’s passage is Philippians 1:18-30: Philippians 1:18-30 18 What then? Only that in every way, whether in pretense or in truth, ChristContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: “Paul’s Joy” Phil. 1:18-30″

2 Minute Devo: “Well of Joy” 1 Thess. 2:17-3:13

September is our journey through the 2 minute series called “Restoring Joy”.  I want to invite you to join me as we. It’s as simple as viewing  the vlog and reading the passage for the day.  Today’s passage is 1 Thessalonians 2:17-3:13: 1 Thessalonians 2:17-3:13 17 But since we were torn away from you, brothers, for a short time, inContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: “Well of Joy” 1 Thess. 2:17-3:13″

2 Minute Devo: “Complete someone’s joy” Phil. 2:1-4

September is our journey through the 2 minute series called “Restoring Joy”.  I want to invite you to join me as we. It’s as simple as viewing  the vlog and reading the passage for the day.  Today’s passage is Philippians 2:1-4: Philippians 2:1-4 So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affectionContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: “Complete someone’s joy” Phil. 2:1-4″

2 Minute Devo: “Supernatural Response” Acts 5:42-52

September is our journey through the 2 minute series called “Restoring Joy”.  I want to invite you to join me as we. It’s as simple as viewing  the vlog and reading the passage for the day.  Today’s passage is Acts 5:42-52: Acts 13:42-52 42 As they went out, the people begged that these things might be told them theContinue reading “2 Minute Devo: “Supernatural Response” Acts 5:42-52″