There is something about mankind in that he thinks he must climb the ladder to heaven to reach God and find acceptance and peace. Most of life in our western world seems to be about climbing one ladder or another. When I worked in finance I was working crazy hours in order to climb up the corporate
Shouldn’t I understand things better than I do? Things just don’t seem to go the way I think they should. Why do we go through difficult times? Often I look at events through the lens of my soulical wounds and experience. The Holy Spirit is trying to take me to the place where I see life through
How do we get access to God? In my travels around the world I’ve seen all kinds of attempts by people to, gain access to or, gain the favor of God. While I have always wanted the favor of God I’m not sure the God I grew up being taught about was someone I wanted
Life in this fallen world can be tough. With my ongoing health struggles I’ve often found myself weary of just one more doctor’s visit or test. Then I see how the enemy seems to be deceiving so many people I love. My focus is distracted by all of the heartache in the world. In my
Over the past few weeks there have been times that I’ve found myself feeling quite anxious. We took a wonderful vacation and were surrounded by incredible beauty and I still caught myself feeling anxious. In frustration I said to Vanessa, “why am I so anxious?” She quickly answered, “You know why!” I guess I did.