Joy to the World

            “A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries up the bones.” Proverbs 17:22 (NASB) All we have to do is turn on the news and we are assaulted by negativity.  Very seldom do we ever see or hear anything positive during a broadcast. Living in a fallen world, sin and sorrow…

Jess’s Journey

“I’ve never had a father. I barely had a mother.” After a pause, “Sometimes I was the mother. I’m lucky to be alive.” Jess’ childhood went off script right from the start. As a young girl drug from place to couch to another place while her addict mother went from one abuser to the next…

Harvesting Hope

Hope is the necessary ingredient for thriving. It’s the foundation we need to heal our relationships, undertake challenges, and pursue our God-given dreams. No matter where we live, what job we have, or what background we come from ––– there’s one thing we all have in common ––– we all want and need to wake…

What’s Your Foundation?

If you were building a house, you would never start framing until a solid foundation was properly in place. So why not approach your spiritual life with the same care and concern? Without a strong foundation, our houses crumble in severe storms. Similarly, without a solid spiritual foundation, we crumble, sometimes at the mere mention…