Honesty And Respectability

Jeremiah 20:7

Sometimes when we pray, since we know we are talking to a Holy God, we edit our prayers and we only share the good or we are afraid to really dig deep into the struggles of our hearts and communicate them with God –the dark places. Conversely, other times we do the reverse, all we […]

The Divine And The Improbable

Exposing Exegetical Fallacies in Genesis

In regards to Genesis 1-2 on creation, it is, in some way, unbelievable that God designed mankind, the world, plants and everything else in 6 literal days. In fact, it would be more humanly probable to believe huge pine trees and incredibly complex creatures evolved over time or that trees had to grow progressively from […]

The Hope Found In Dying

To Die Is Gain

One would think spending a life-time preparing for death, and having the knowledge of death, one day, would be tortuous. In some ways, that seems kind of depressing, right? Who wants to think about death, let alone believe death is real? Instead, most people are busy living. We don’t want to think about death or […]

The Dead-End Road of ‘Happily Ever After’

Discovering a Greater Purpose for Your Marriage

Have you ever got wrapped up in a fairytale romance movie? Have you ever wished the movie depicted your life, as the beautiful princess and successful prince ride away into the sunset quietly and calmly living happily ever after with no war and no marital struggle or conflict at all? If we are honest, we […]

Defeating The ‘Lions’ In Your Life

Daniel 6:22

Do you struggle with bullying or doing what is right in life? Is there a part of you that believes if you do what is right or follow God unapologetically and fearlessly, that He won’t come through for you? Maybe you think if you serve yourself, instead of God or just break a few rules […]

The Global Leadership Summit: Painting An Alarming Picture of Where The Church is Going

When Churches Train Up Leaders, Instead of Training Up Disciples

The landscape and condition of churches and seminaries across Canada — and globally — are being over-run by increasingly large pressures of secularization, platform building, self-promotion, trendy Christianity and psychology, and the global leadership summit is just one small portrait, amongst many other portraits, giving us alarming insights into where God’s church is going and […]

Is Today A Mary or Martha Day?

This morning I woke with millions of plans and things racing through my mind that needed to get done. Let’s face it – us women always seem to think that there are millions of things that need doing every single day. Catching up with laundry, getting meals prepared, house cleaning, groceries and the list goes […]

The Misconception of Comfortable-Living

Learning The Difference Between Comfort & Peace

33 I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” John 16:33 Nowhere in the Bible does Jesus ever allude to the fact that following Christ will be a cakewalk or that we will arrive at […]