Menu

Devotion

2019—A Year in His Presence

Happy New Year! I don’t know how you rolled into this new calendar year…beat up, battered, and bruised from 2018 or excited, full of joy, and ready for another 12 months with a clean slate…but we all got here, somehow and someway. We’re here now, and we all have the…

read more

Pursuing the New Life in Christ

If there’s anything I love, it’s studying God’s Word. My hope is that in every word I write, hearts will be pointed towards Christ. Every day of my life, I want to be found in pursuit of my King. Will you join me in that pursuit? Romans 12:1-3 says: “Therefore,…

read more

Praying God’s Word for a pure heart

Whenever I get to study God’s Word in depth, it almost always leads to conviction, and I mean that in the best possible way. The Bible is God’s standard for Holy living, and when we choose to expose ourselves to its teaching and submit ourselves to its authority, we see…

read more

Your greatest affection

“Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.” If I could be known for having a pure heart before God and men, I would say that would be enough. There are many things in this life which compete for my efforts and affections, but this one thing…

read more

To be pure in heart

“Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.” Matthew 5:8 NIV The very first time I studied the Beatitudes in depth was back in the Fall of 2008 in Cairo, Egypt. My team and I spent the days walking the streets of that ancient city, praying as…

read more

God is…

We have spent the past three weeks learning about one specific identity point that you and I carry if we are in Christ. We are favored. Even though we spent three weeks unpacking this truth, I feel as if we only scratched the surface of all that God has to…

read more

Favor is: Unfair Partiality

I love learning more about my identity in Christ. The more I learn about who God says I am and the more I believe His truth about me, the more I walk in freedom. I don’t think this will surprise you to hear that many women struggle with identity issues.…

read more

Favor is: Excessive Kindness

Welcome back to our August Blog Series on Favor! Last week, I gave you a two-part definition of the word favor. Favor is excessive kindness, and it is unfair partiality. These next two weeks, I want to spend some extra time unpacking each part of that definition. Our time together…

read more

What is favor?

Hello, friends! I want to personally welcome you to a series on “Favor.” Whoever you are and wherever you’ve come from, you are welcome at this table. Pull up a chair and lean in with me today knowing this: You are loved, you are wanted, and you are welcomed. This…

read more

Praise from pain

When is the last time that you ached so badly that you were certain the pain would take you out for good? Have you ever hurt so deeply that ache became the only thing you could feel anymore? When you find yourself in the place where you’ve got nothing left.…

read more