In Your Corner

Boxer Muhammad Ali was once asked “What’s the greatest lesson you’ve ever learned?” Ali thought a minute… and answered with a story about his famed match with Sonny Liston:  “Liston [...]

Missed It?

Have you ever missed an opportunity?  Kicked yourself for letting something (or someone) get by you?  Done something that ruined a chance to move forward or be rewarded?  If so, [...]

Hidden Decay

Ephesians 5:21, 31, 33 “And the Spirit makes it possible to submit humbly to one another out of respect for the Anointed. ‘And this is the reason a man leaves his father and his mother and is [...]

How to Rest

“We destroy every proud obstacle that keeps people from knowing God. We capture their rebellious thoughts and teach them to obey Christ.”  2 Corinthians 10:5 The mind is a powerful [...]

Safe Lens

Several years ago I had the chance to do some mountain climbing in the Colorado rockies.  Just me, my climbing partners, and a very cold steep rock face.  I had never done anything like [...]

All I Have Done

TODAY’S VERSES:  Jeremiah 29:11 and John 3:16 After a blistering military defeat by the English, King Louis XIV of France was quoted as saying “How could God do this to me?  After all I [...]

Charlottesville

Today’s Verse: “There is no greater love than to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.” John 15:13 No matter the question… hatred is never the answer.  Intolerance, racial [...]

The Catch

TODAY’S VERSES:  Psalm 46:10 and Proverbs 3:5-6           In the circus world, there may not be anything more exciting than watching the trapeze artists.   [...]

God Loves You

“With your unfailing love you lead the people you have redeemed. In your might, you guide them to your sacred home.”   –  Exodus 15:13 God is active, engaged, and [...]

Pain, Prayer and Peace

Tony Campolo tells a story about being in a church in Oregon where he was asked to pray for a man who had cancer. Campolo prayed boldly for the man’s healing.  That next week he got a [...]