Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 12! Forgiveness is something God freely gives to us and it is often something we freely give to others too… but the hardest kind of forgiveness is the kind we give to ourselves. When we fall short of God’s glory, when we fail our children or our spouse, when we doubt God’s goodness […]

Salvation: How Can You Know that You Know?

  “For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.” John 3:16   The shiny forest green leaves of a sweet-smelling Magnolia tree shift in the weight of a summer breeze. Bare feet dodge crabgrass and ant hills, sinking into […]

That’s Grace

  “But by the grace of God I am what I am . . .” Corinthians’ 15:10   When the last of the baby’s toys have been picked sluggishly from the living room floor, after the day’s final battle between three children hashing it out over the last cookie and long since my last nerve […]

What’s Your Cross List: The Editorial Jesus

  Today on Good Friday we are supposed to turn our eyes towards heaven and reflect on the death of our Savior. But every Good Friday I can’t help but think of His life. I see a man so perfect that He never sinned. I see a girl so imperfect that she sinned . . […]