After my first 2 days of horror, and my Galatians 2:20 experience, I began to realize that it wasn’t up to me to impress people; I simply had to do the best I could with what God had given me, and leave the rest up to Him. On my way to breakfast the next morning I… Continue reading Comparison is the Thief of Joy (Worship Camp 2016, part 2)
This past week I spent 5 days at Cedarville University for Worship Camp, which was led by Heartsong, one of Cedarville’s bands. Totally out of my comfort zone. Leading worship at church is one thing; staying 6 hours away from home, going by yourself, and singing in front of people who are going to assess your… Continue reading Absolute Terror, and a Wrong Perspective (Worship Camp 2016, part 1)
Help is a strange concept to some of us. Some use other’s help as a crutch. Others simply never ask for it. Both are dangerous concepts. I’m one of those people who never ask for help. I’d rather struggle through and take forever to do things all by myself than ask someone who could help… Continue reading Help?
Who am I, that I can cry out to the Almighty Creator of the universe, and call Him Abba Father?
My future hangs on this Our future is in the hands of the Almighty God. Crazy right? He knows exactly what His plans for us are. Jeremiah 29:11 says – “For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you… Continue reading Second Chances
Uncertainty. Even the word makes us cringe. Life is constantly changing, constantly throwing things at us. Nothing is ever the same, and that’s scary. Just when we think we’ve got everything together, all nice and neat and planned out, God throws us a curve ball. Then comes the stress, the anger, and our fists shaking… Continue reading Uncertainty
If you’re anything like me you love new beginnings. There is something almost relieving about a new year. A fresh start. A do-over if you will. And -If you’re anything like me- you tell yourself the same thing at the beginning of every single year and it goes something like this: “This year will be different. This year will… Continue reading New Beginnings and Baby Steps