Posts Tagged ‘god’

29 Reasons You Should Go To Church

There is always something that needs (or that we want) to be done. There are so many choices to be made. There are tons of options. When it comes to going to church, we can find reasons to stay at home, go on a trip, or just plain not go. We hear you that your struggle is real. But why should we go?

Faith was never meant to be a lone pursuit.

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Why Should I Vote?

So, you don’t want to vote, huh?

You have probably felt the emotional tug-a-war through this election campaign. At some point or even right now, you’re wondering, “why should I even vote?” I get that. I really do. I have felt that a few times. We all have felt the emotionally tiring struggle of this election. It’s exhausting, frustrating, and even worrisome that we have to make a choice between people who would never win a congeniality or moral contest. But here’s what I’ve been thinking. In the midst of all the debates, interviews, political parties, and politicians, there are real issues at hand. They may not always talk about them in detail, but we know they are there.

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The Things That We Do For Love

Every night before I go to bed I spend time reflecting on my life, thinking about what I done that day. Some nights, I recall laying my head in another country while on a mission trip. A few nights were the first night in a new house, in a new town that we had just moved to after accepting a new ministry position. Others, I recall slowly placing a new sleeping foster child in their bed after consoling them from a traumatic experience.

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A Beautiful Mess: A Late Mother’s Day Message

About a year ago, I went to a movie with the ladies from the church entitled “Moms’ Night Out!” It was a Wednesday evening, and we were supposed to begin a new group in the community called “Walking and Talking”. Our group was going to meet at the park to have devotions and walk together while our children play. My excitement up to this night was over the top.

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