God of the harvest

Waiting on the Lord versus just giving up. Listening to Him to tell me when to move versus acting based on my desires, wishes, or what I think God should do. That is how my prayer life and spiritual walk has been for some time now. Praying for light, but seeing darkness among the very…

Me, of little faith

Then Peter got down out of the boat, walked on the water and came toward Jesus. But when he saw the wind, he was afraid and, beginning to sink, cried out, “Lord, save me! Immediately Jesus reached out his hand and caught him. “You of little faith,” he said, “why did you doubt?” Matthew 14:29-31 "Are…

The Season of Doubt

Now faith is confidence that what we hope for will actually happen; it gives us assurance about things we cannot see. Hebrews 11:1 A few months ago, I had the honor of presenting the Sunday message at church. After spending a week ministering to kid's through VBS, it had been revealed to me that my…

He Goes Before Me

For God has said, "I will never fail you. I will never abandon you" Hebrews 13:5 Remember that past I mentioned I had to face on my journey to become a licensed pastor in my district? That past the devil used for weeks to taunt me? Well, today was the actual day I had to…

Me, Of Such Little Faith

Jesus immediately reached out and grabbed him. "You have such little faith," Jesus said. "Why did you doubt me?" Matthew 14:31 In a few weeks I will head back to Lynchburg, Virginia to attend a week long class. Alone, just like the last time. I have spent many of the past few weeks once again…

Fearless in the Face of Doubt

"Truly, I tell you, if anyone says to this mountain, 'Go, throw yourself into the sea,' and does not doubt in their heart but believes that what they say will happen, it will be done for them." Mark 11:23 This week marks the beginning of another semester of homework deadlines, on-line discussions, and late Sunday…