To what are you addicted?

Here are a few thoughts I took away from last night’s talk by pastor James Reid. Some are what he actually said and some are my own about what he said. I’ll let you figure out which is which:-) What we do in our residential recovery homes at CCOMRVA.ORG is anything but clean. It’s messy. […]

A New Season Begins

Greetings from Jeff and Beth! I was with an old friend last week and as we spent time catching up , I realized it might be a good idea to catch you up as well.. First a bit of context. A little over three years ago, our season of serving Grace Church of Richmond as […]

How will I know?

The mark of disciplined people is that they do what needs to be done when it needs to be done. Willard, Dallas. Living in Christ’s Presence: Final Words on Heaven and the Kingdom of God (p. 128). InterVarsity Press. Kindle Edition.

Thomas said…

Thomas is known as the one who doubted. I think he should be known as the one who was willing to say out loud what he did not understand. And for that I am grateful. He owned publicly what he did not know. I wonder if a public owning…CONFESSING… of what I do not know […]

Why let die when you have the power to heal?

JOHN 11 |¬†When you’re getting ready to ask Jesus to make something better, pause. Maybe He wants to let it die instead. Maybe he wants to do something in your life that will¬†point out just how incredible and powerful and amazing HE is. After all, He’s the one who promises to resurrect from the dead […]

Learning to ask better questions.

You’re asking the wrong question. You’re looking for someone to blame. Look instead for what God can do. Why was this man born blind? Why have things in my life turned out the way they have? Why is life so hard? Why am I so disappointed? Why are things so frustrating? So unfair? Who’s to […]