Mindset: The Lies that Bind

Are Your Beliefs Hindering Your Growth? “Who do you think you’re kidding?  You’re never going to figure this out!”  There it was again: an old mindset.  I’d been working on a tech-related issue with my website and based upon experience, I knew that once I figured out the problem, it was going to be simple [...]

By | 2018-08-01T19:45:26+00:00 August 1st, 2018|Mindset|0 Comments

Ready to Quit?

Starting any endeavor typically involves dealing with challenges. These can be mundane tasks, technical learning or just learning how to do something effectively and trying and re-trying until it works. Somewhere along the way we all feel like quitting. Quitting the activity or even the dream. This has happened to me numerous times. Most recently I [...]

By | 2018-03-10T14:41:27+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Goals, Mindset, Reframing|3 Comments

Hope

Have you ever wondered how important hope is for your life? The Bible places hope alongside faith and love in the first book written to the Corinthian church. It states, “Now remains faith, hope and love. The greatest of these is love.” It is easy to see how important having faith and love is for [...]

By | 2018-03-10T14:30:31+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Mindset, Thought life|0 Comments

Hope

Hope – to cherish desire with anticipation; to desire with expectation of obtainment; to expect with confidence.. Have you ever wondered how important hope is for your life? The Bible places hope alongside faith and love in the first book written to the Corinthian church. It states, “Now remains faith, hope and love. The greatest [...]

Why Does It Feel Like Something Is Missing?

Recently I found myself reminiscing on a Sunday afternoon about the many autumns our family has shared together. At that moment I realized that a change of seasons in my life is underway. Other than Christmas, autumn is the favorite time of year in our home. We absolutely love September through December! I noticed as [...]

Who Do You Think You Are?

Who Do You Think You Are? Have you ever sat down and really answered that question? The answer is more important than you may realize because decisions you make every day are based on who you think you are and how you derive your worth. In order to live a life of purpose, fulfillment and [...]

The Key to Manage Life’s Uncertainty

Last month I began to explore a process meant to help lead a Christian from a borrowed faith to a genuine faith. Although this intentional process can occur through different approaches, one that I’ve found works well is the process found in “The Seven Most Important Questions You Will Ever Answer” by Daniel Henderson. The [...]

The Boston bombings: Lessons from an eye witness

Many are anxious and fearful as they watch the news today. Stories of bombings, mass murders, as well as the moral, economic, and spiritual decline of the United States. Of course, this should be disturbing as it reveals the hardships and heartaches many live with each day. However, as a Christian we can have an [...]

By | 2017-10-06T14:10:12+00:00 May 5th, 2013|Christian Life, Life Purpose, Meditation, Mindset, Spiritual Formation, Thought life|Comments Off on The Boston bombings: Lessons from an eye witness