I think one of the most wonderful truths about God is that His mercy never ends. It's also one of the hardest for me to believe.  I've never known anyone to love like that. A perfect God always patiently enduring and responding to both my unintentional guffaws...

The end of a season can feel like a fail. Driving up the mountain, my daughter-in-love Hilary and I notice the dry summer leaves along the roadway. Despite ninety degree days, the longer, cooling nights testified to the imminence of fall. “I always feel like I have...

By now, you’ve heard the statistics, the horror stories, the reality. Human sex trafficking is epidemic in our world. It happens in third world countries and in our own backyard. It’s mind numbingly evil. Overwhelming. Shocking. Practically paralyzing. The compulsion to close our computers, put down...

“Now Joseph had a dream . .” ~Genesis 37:5 And so it begins! As God-sized dreamers, we can identify with the story of Joseph. With trembling knees, we’ve bravely stepped into our dreams, believing they’re truly from God. We’re sticking out our necks, taking risks and,...

Would you believe me if I said I believe homosexuality is a sin AND I love and care about all people, including those who identify as homosexual? In the wake of the supreme court's decision last week, it would seem that the only way #lovewins is...

Creator You embody action and purpose in beauty It's been said the process is the purposeBut oh, how I lust after accomplishment But YouYou are I am There is no artificial divideCreator. Create. Creation. Joy woven throughout Would You sanctify my mimicry? Infuse Reveal The holy ...

Credit: cjohnson7/Used with permission. My husband Jeff is an air traffic controller at an enroute center. What that means is he works in a big dark room with a couple hundred radar scopes with green blips representing airplanes. The air traffic between airports is managed by...