Monthly Archives: June 2013

Tough Times

Life always seems to carry tough times, some harder than others, and hope can appear to dim quickly. That is when we need to close our eyes most, and cling to the faith that God planted in us. Luke 18:1-8 … Continue reading

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“Follow Me”

Sometimes I just want to go there.  To be in that place where nothing else seems to matter. I remember the cool sand between my toes, the initial shock of the cold water as it ran up to my feet. … Continue reading

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Shining Glory (Psalm 8: Praying Through Psalms)

“O Lord, our Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth! You have set your glory above the heavens.”  -Psalm 8:1 Father, Your glory shines and does not dim. Your name is famous and full of all majesty. … Continue reading

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Keep Me (Psalm 7: Praying Through Psalms)

“He who is pregnant with evil and conceives trouble gives birth to disillusionment.”  -Psalm 7:14 Almighty God, You are a shield, fortress, and protector. You are The Righteous Judge, armed with a powerful bow and flaming arrows. You hate the … Continue reading

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“Suffer Well” (Psalm 6: Praying Through Psalms)

“My soul is in deep anguish.  How long, Lord, how long?  Turn, Lord, and deliver me; save me because of your unfailing love.  The Lord has heard my cry for mercy; the Lord accepts my prayer.”  -Psalm 6:3-4, 9 O … Continue reading

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Psalm 5: “Dwelling With God” (Praying Through Psalms)

“You are not a God who takes pleasure in evil; with you the wicked cannot dwell.  But I, by your great mercy, will come into your house…”  -Psalm 5:4,7 God of justice, You overflow with majesty and glory.  Majesty and … Continue reading

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What Am I Here For? (Galatians 1:1)

What am I here for? Often times I think of my primary roles in life as husband, father, and life group director at a church.  While God gave me these duties to fulfill, they merely provide the context for my … Continue reading

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