Tag Archives: John

Our paralyzing fear: tick….tick…..tick…..

I’ve been gone so long! Let me first apologize. It got CRAAAY in my life and I was so busy, but then the whole WordPress security breach freaked me out so I haven’t been on. But, I’m back. Woo! Here … Continue reading

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“When the power of love overcomes the power of love, the world will know peace.”

If you switch on the news, read a headline, buy a newspaper, or even just open your Twitter feed, there is always one thing missing. Peace. It is essentially understood that we are living in a world that is lacking … Continue reading

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“I your Lord and Master, now become Your servant.”

We’ve all heard the story of the washing of the feet. In John 13:1-17, Jesus washed the feet of his disciples because “He loved his own in the world and He loved them to the end.” He postures Himself in … Continue reading

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“And blessings don’t come with deadlines.”

A very wise man in my life shared these words with me, and I felt obligated to pay it forward. It was in the context of a beautiful handwritten letter (see below) – but I have transcribed the important part: … Continue reading

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lessons from my travels

I found this beautiful image at the exact moment that I needed it. The comfort that it provided has been profound. “In this world, you will have trouble. But take heart, I have overcome the world.” – John 16:33 This … Continue reading

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“When you feel like quitting, think about why you started.”

Though that quote is pretty epic sounding, I didn’t even need to get to that point earlier today. During our race against SMU (Southern Methodist University), I never thought for a second about wanting to quit. My boat had prepared … Continue reading

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But joy comes in the morning

I write a lot about the joy of the Lord and of happiness and passion, but I know there are other topics that people need to hear about. And really, there are other things I need to tackle; to think … Continue reading

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