“More love, more power, more You in my life…”

Acts 5:12-16 | “Through the work of the apostles, many God-signs were set up among the people, many wonderful things done. They all met regularly and in remarkable harmony on the Temple porch named after Solomon. But even though people admired them a lot, outsiders were wary about joining them. On the other hand, those […]

What was I thinking!

I thought I’d have accomplished more than I’ve now accomplished. I thought I’d know more than I now know. I thought I’d own more than I now own. I don’t know why. I just thought my present circumstances would be more than they are; a bit better than they are. Actually a lot better than they are. My experience hasn’t been […]

The doors were locked.

I’m glad locked doors are unable to keep Jesus away. I’m glad locked hearts remain open to Jesus. I’m glad addictions are powerless in their effort to keep Jesus away. I’m glad this morning that even the barely formed, most quiet requests are heard by Jesus and are enough for Him to do what we […]


Beth and I were getting ready to move our family to the big city of Richmond, VA. We were moving there to start a new church. We would be leading a small band of people wanting to follow God together. I was going to be a pastor. Almost as an after thought our home church, […]


When I REMEMBER that I’ve been given a critical mission by God and am doing it; when I REMEMBER that God has given me more authority than I need to accomplish my God-given mission; when I REMEMBER that I’ve come from God; when I REMEMBER that I am on my way back to God; I’m […]


At some point our fiction and fabrication will run straight into TRUTH. And truth is a person, Jesus Christ. There is no way around this. We will each come face to face with Truth. With Jesus. Some of us sooner. All of us later. Your choice. For the Scriptures say, “‘As surely as I live,’ says the […]

He knows and He is here!

“He already knew what he was going to do…he called out to them, “Don’t be afraid. I am here! ”” – ‭‭John‬ ‭6:6, 20‬ ‭ Today, Jesus, keep me mindful of these two things: You know what You are doing. You are here. I give You total access today to every part of me. My mind. […]