The Power of Worship

The Power of Worship

I confess the last several years have kept me locked away. Depression, melancholy, failure, and fear of the unknown, even the fear of death gripped me. I rediscovered that worship is key in pressing forward when there’s nowhere to run. One afternoon, I began listening...
Curbside Service

Curbside Service

It was getting late. After a long night of meetings and prayer, our young church leadership team discovered that we were starving and had better go find something to eat before all the nearby establishments closed. IHOP was the best late night option- so off we went....
The Power of Forgiveness

The Power of Forgiveness

Former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger was sentenced to 10 years for the murder of her neighbor Botham Jean while he was sitting on the couch eating ice cream in 2018. Guyger asserted she accidentally walked into the unlocked apartment thinking it was hers and...
The Hand of God

The Hand of God

We often think God may have forgotten us- or that He is not working in our lives. Sometimes things get hectic and before long we feel we aren’t being particularly useful or our influence is not being felt for Christ. Nikki was thinking that same thing Sunday morning....
Inspiration from a Muppet 

Inspiration from a Muppet 

Sesame Street is no stranger in taking on complex subjects like death, forgiveness, incarceration and bullying since its start in 1969.   With so many challenges facing children today, the children’s show continues its legacy. Sesame Workshop, the non-profit...
Drive-Thru Blessings

Drive-Thru Blessings

Marci’s boyfriend disappeared five years earlier when she was only 19 years old, leaving her with three precious children and little else. Since then, she juggled three jobs to keep her family fed and pay the rent. Nothing was easy. The struggle was real. Marci knew...