Perfect Peace.

Scripture: “You keep him in perfect peace whose mind is stayed on you, because he trusts in you. Trust in the LORD forever, for the LORD GOD is an everlasting rock.” Isaiah 26:3-4 (ESV) Perspective: Chaos is inevitable.  We live in a world where stock markets crash, countries revolt, unemployment skyrockets, and people lose their

The Plain Things are the Main Things

Scripture: “But he’s already made it plain how to live, what to do, what God is looking for in men and women.  It’s quite simple: Do what is fair and just to your neighbor, be compassionate and loyal in your love, and don’t take yourself too seriously— take God seriously.” Micah 6:8 Perspective: Have you

Published [Metropolitian Bride]

It was a privilege to be a contributing writer for the Metropolitan Bride magazine, Winter 2011 issue.   Mark + Laramie and Stacy + Todd had too very different stories but both of their wedding days turned out beautiful!   You can pick up your own copy of the magazine at Barnes + Noble! Pictures

The Blame Game

Scripture: “It’s easy to see a smudge on your neighbor’s face and be oblivious to the ugly sneer on your own. Do you have the nerve to say, ‘Let me wash your face for you,’ when your own face is distorted by contempt? It’s this I-know-better-than-you mentality again, playing a holier-than-thou part instead of just

When God Says Go

Scripture: “But I’m worshiping you, God, calling out in thanksgiving! And I’ll do what I promised I’d do! Salvation belongs to God!” Then God spoke to the fish, and it vomited up Jonah on the seashore.” Jonah 2:9-10 Perspective: When someone breaks a promise or doesn’t keep their word, it is disappointing and frustrating.  People’s