Daily Dare: 40 Days to a Radical Life

  Welcome to Day 5! You guys have all been doing so great and I want you to know that I’m pouring my heart into these… even when they aren’t easy. At some point during these 40 days one of the dares are going to hit hard – and that’s where this one is hitting […]

You Were Born to Fly!

I can’t believe that we are getting so close to the release of Radically Red: A Dare to Live the Words of Christ. Today I want to share a passage from the book with you. It is my sincere hope that when life looks uncertain you will never forget that you were made for this […]

Ministry by Mini People

    Be joyful always . . .  1 Thessalonians 5:16   I apologize to all you loyal friends and readers for having been MIA for quite sometime. I am quickly approaching the deadline for a devotional book coming to a bookstore near you in 2014. I’ve also recently wrapped a Zondervan Kid’s Bible for […]

Finding Strength in Troubled Times

“I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.” Philippians 4:13 Strong . . . People have always thought I was strong. Why I’m not sure – but the truth is I’m nowhere near it. The truth is I’m just as broken as the next girl. But that’s ok. God doesn’t require that […]

Jesus Left This Here Just for You – Click Here to Pick it Up

  You are weak. I am strong. You are in need. I am able. You are sick. I am healer. You are rejected. I am your friend. You are inadequate. I am enough. You are lonely. I am here. Whatever it is that you are. Never forget . . . I AM. JESUS

TO: You FROM: I AM

  What you are going through right now seems like a never ending supply of “wrong place-wrong time”. Your answer . . . it’s running late. When you are tempted to look down the road and wonder why you don’t see me yet – consider Lazarus. I didn’t want to show up with chicken soup […]

Taking the Lid off Your God

In Amish country right now somewhere far from the confinements of busy streets and hurried shoppers . . . ten thousand fireflies light up a distant purple sky. Suddenly, dusk is transformed by small samplings of light that flicker and shine with some kind of energy we can’t even begin to define except for holy. […]

To: You Love: Jesus

  Savior, Redeemer, Almighty, God – I AM. But of all the things I AM . . . I am also your friend. I know you work and you reason to figure out the things in your life that just don’t seem to “fit”. And I want you to know that I understand. Life doesn’t […]