Joy in the Middle of Pain

  “Oh I am tired, My heart is weak. I know there is a river, a safe place, where I can breathe. You’re the joy in the middle of my pain. You’re the peace I cannot explain. You’re the love I’ll never escape. You are God, though the mountains fall into the sea, We will […]

Hello My Old Heart

“Hello, my old heart, how have you been? Are you still there inside my chest? I’ve been so worried, you’ve been so still, barely beating at all. Hello, my old heart, it’s been so long since I’ve given you away. Every day I add another stone to the walls I’ve built around you to keep […]

Hope Through Heartbreak

Proverbs 16:9 “Man choses His path but God directs His footsteps.”   Every young man and woman strives to find their purpose. Once you figure out what you want to do, ambition sets in. When I was 15, a man prophesied over me that I was going to be an honorable man, a Pastor, a […]

The Snare

The Devil’s goal is to steal, kill and destroy us. I have to admit, he almost destroyed and killed me recently. A life circumstance caused me to not want to live anymore. I had suicidal thoughts and contemplated taking my own life. Even though I believed fully in Jesus, I couldn’t bare the weight of […]

White Picket Fence

We often forget what our purpose is as Christians. Our purpose is to follow Jesus and only Him. God does not promise us a white picket fence, and he doesn’t promise us a life of earthly prosperity. Do you know what He promises you? He promises you a life of hardship. David says in Psalms, “Even […]

A Danger Within our Church

ACTS 1:8 “But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; And you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” When you go to some of the biggest churches in your area you will find huge bands, big greeting teams, […]

Why We Hurt

2 Corinthians 12:9 “But He said to me, ‘My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.’”             Have you ever felt life suffocating you? So overwhelmed by the weight of it all that you just wanted to give up? I know that I have felt this way. Emotional turmoil […]