Turn my eyes from looking at what is worthless; give me life in Your ways. – Psalm 119:37
I was the final holdout in our family to get a smartphone. “I won’t be one of those people with a phone in front of my face all the time!” I insisted.
But then work demands required I maintain constant contact with clients, and I (more…)
I have seen everything that is done under the sun, and behold, all is vanity and a striving after wind. – Ecclesiastes 1:14
Like most overachievers, I’m driven. But sometimes my drive goes into overdrive, and often it’s of my own doing.
Recently I had several self-imposed deadlines for a number of projects, none related to my actual job. I asked friends to (more…)
. . . forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead . . . – Philippians 4:13b
Many people were happy to bid good riddance to 2016. It was a year of great tension, trial, loss and division. And now that it’s behind us, it’s important we don’t spend 2017 looking in the rearview mirror. It’s time to move (more…)
Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift! – 2 Corinthians 9:15
It had been a hard year, and I found myself sharing my heart with a trusted friend. “I don’t think we’re going to be able to do much for Christmas this year,” I said sadly.
“You mean Christmas presents or Christmas itself? Because Christmas isn’t about presents,” she replied. Her reply (more…)