Behold, I Am Making All Things New

Transfiguration. In a single mountaintop moment, earth brushed with heaven, humanity with divinity, and we get a glimpse at the full power of Jesus. Not only that, but we also get a glimpse at [...]

Listen to Him

“This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased. Listen to him!” ~ Matthew 17:5 Right in the middle of Jesus’ ministry on earth we find the mysterious account of the [...]

Your Lowest Moments Do Not Define You

It would probably be the last play of the game. All the Saints had to do was tackle the Vikings in bounds and it was over. Even when quarterback Case Keenum connected with Stefon Diggs, this last [...]

Write Down Your Hopes and Fears

I’ve been doing this thing for the last couple of years. I take my kids to school, then come home, get out a notebook or fire up a journaling app on my iPad, then write down everything [...]

Moment by Moment

“It comes the very moment you wake up each morning. All your wishes and hopes for the day rush at you like wild animals. And the first job each morning consists simply in shoving them all [...]

Tell Them About the Dream, Martin

Gospel singer Mahalia Jackson was a good friend of Martin Luther King. So much so that he specifically requested that she sing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial right before he spoke. After [...]

The Most Important Thing About You

(ECHO Project devotion – January 14) “What comes to our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.” ~ Tozer What would you say is the most important [...]

Devotion

(ECHO Project devotion – January 13) I have been thinking about the word “devotion” a lot this week. Every time I use the word, I think “Is it called a [...]

Everybody Has a Story

One of the biggest fears Christians have is sharing their faith with other people. They feel like they have to say just the right words in just the right way. But it doesn’t have to be that [...]