Category: Intentional

  • What do you want?

    What do I want? Do I know what I want?

  • Which R?

    Each action a blow to His body. Each choice a slap to His face. With blood-stained face, and tattered flesh. With all the strength His soul had to give. He chose me as His and fully paid the price.

  • Motive

    What is my motive for that which I say I believe? What is my motive for following Him? What is my motive for all that I do “for Him”? Do I even know ‘what I believe and why I believe it’?

  • Stretch

    The more you resist it, the harder it is. The more you tense up, The more difficult it is to get into the position you need to be. The more you try to force it, The less you are able to accomplish.

  • Prompting: What could have been a short story.

    Prompting: What could have been a short story.

    The steering jerked to the right – towards the 18-wheeler. I watched in complete silence as the car spun towards the back end of the truck. I was so sure that we were going to smash into the back of the truck. It was a literal ‘Jesus take the wheel’ moment.

  • Seasons – Victory

    Seasons – Victory

    “Then if You’re not done working; God, I’m not done waiting!”

  • At The Very Center

    At The Very Center

    So, how are you going to let yourself adapt? How will you allow yourself to see the good at the very center of your not so great situations? How are you going to allow yourself to heed the nudge that most often leads to inexplicable peace – though the path may be uncharted and rough?

  • These 3 words

    These 3 words

    I need you To see That you are the reason

  • When it clicks…

    When it clicks…

    As I went about my day and was winding down at work, I got restless with the noise of the world around me (this happens often – the world is a noisy place), and just wanted to retreat into a place where my soul could be edified with the words of Truth, with a focus […]

  • Not Comfortable

    Think about this for a second… Maybe take a minute… Possibly even more than that… I have been pondering this all year. Now, we know that “Faith is the evidence of things not yet seen, and the assurance of things hoped for” (Hebrews 11:1), but what does that even mean? What does it mean to […]

  • ON FIRE: Aflame for God

    ON FIRE: Aflame for God

    Inspired by Aflame for God, by Smith Wigglesworth By desensitizing people to miracles, to divine manifestations, and to divine works, we as a people desire less of the works -calling them theatrics-, and focus more on the materialistic prosperity – calling them blessings- as signs of God’s involvement. Nothing stops us from raising the dead […]

  • Abandon

    Abandon

    What are you afraid of? What keeps you up at night? Honestly, I have been scared. Scared, without realizing that I am afraid. Scared, with no certainty of what I am scared of. Scared, of the unknown. Scared, of what is to come. Often times, we say the right things, have the right answers, read […]

  • Conformity vs. Transformation

    Conformity vs. Transformation

    …Sometimes, to better understand where you are going, you need to look back on where you are coming from… Often times I forget the bondage from which I was freed. The bondage masked under pleasure. The bondage masked under ‘societal norm’. The bondage masked under capitalism. The bondage masked under liberalism. The bondage which by […]

  • On The Hill

    On The Hill

    “On the hill far away, stood an old rugged Cross, the emblem of suffering and shame…” (Bennard, 1913). On the hill, on that Cross, was where the battle for my life was won. On the hill, on that Cross, was where my victory was taken back for me. On the hill, on that Cross, was where […]

  • THE WORD

    THE WORD

    The Word started it all, sustains it all, and will settle it all. The Word is the beginning, middle, and end. I was meditating on the Book of John, particularly John chapter 1. As I read this passage, taking the time to read, meditate on, and listen to each verse, I kept thinking of Genesis […]