The Birthday of the King

I’ve always wondered about celebrating Christmas as the birthday of Christ. We don’t know exactly when he was born. Why would he need a birthday party thrown by human beings who could offer him nothing? Wishing him a “happy” birthday seemed especially over the top – his birth brought him nothing but betrayal and an … Continue reading The Birthday of the King

Yahweh Shammah – The Lord is There

Reposting in honor of Callaway Hope’s 2nd birthday in heaven.

Women Walking in Grace

Women Walking in Grace

The loss of a child is one of life’s most devastating blows. Sweet Callaway Hope lived 45 minutes in her precious mama’s arms before slipping into the arms of Jesus. The grief is crushing and the heartbreak of facing the future without your child is overwhelming, leaving a hole in your heart that will miss her until you see her again in heaven.

Perhaps life has handed you a crushing blow. A job loss, a health crisis, the death of a loved one, an unwanted divorce. Suddenly you fear tomorrow, barely able to make it through today. It feels like God has abandoned you, that he no longer hears or answers your prayers. You fear the future, unsure of how you will face the loneliness and emptiness that engulfs you today and looms in your tomorrows.

But God – The Lord – is There

In the book of Ezekiel, the people…

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First Impressions

Hi everyone, thanks for following my blog! If you are new, bienvenidos (welcome)! I’ve just returned from a life-changing trip with Azmera ( to Costa Rica where we facilitated a retreat for kingdom-minded cross-cultural workers. It will take a while to process all that God did in that place, but here are a few recurring … Continue reading First Impressions