How to find delight in your life

delight

Delight…what kind of images does that word conjure up for you? I think of pure, unadulterated moments of pleasure and joy like sitting next to the blaze of a warm fire after the temps dip below freezing.  I think of watching the sunset over Lake Superior from the pier in Grand Marais, Michigan.  I think […]

How to reach your goals with a shovel

goals

Reaching goals is simple…painfully simple. I assume that I must be a slow learner because God seems to keep teaching me the same lesson in different ways.  Today, he used a shovel. I’ve got things I want to do in life.  I have spiritual goals, physical goals, ministry goals, financial goals…goals of all sorts.  The […]

How to let Jesus disciple you

disciple

Jesus was a disciple maker.  He still is and he wants to disciple you. As I always emphasize, a disciple is a learner…a learner…a student of Jesus Christ.  You can read more on that here and here. It is a pretty exciting reality that Jesus Christ, the resurrected Savior of the world has a personal […]

I’m excited to be teaching at Grace Adventures Men’s Retreat March 18th-20th, 2016.  It’s coming up fast and I think that God is going to do some great things.  I am going to be sharing some special material on how men can make a strong move forward in their spiritual lives.  Come on out Michigan men!

For more information and registration, here is the link for the Grace Adventures Men’s Retreat.

Date: March 18, 2016—March 20, 2016
Time: 8:00 p.m
Event: Speaking @ Grace Adventures Men's Retreat
Public: Public

Motivation: What will sitting on the couch produce?

motivation

Motivation.  We always need more.  Here is where I found some extra motivation this morning. I was tired.  I had worked a couple long days.  My Spartan Race and Warrior Dash were behind me.  I definitely didn’t feel like working out.  It was a perfect storm for staying on the couch. Dreading my workout, I […]

Top 5 resources that God has given to you

resources

Recently, I wrote about the fact that excuses suck and followers of Jesus need to live better lives.  God has given us all the resources that we need to do so.  You can catch up here. In the post, I referenced 1 Corinthians 3:3 and 2 Peter 1:3 which declare that we are not like […]