Read Psalms 11 “The wise man built his house upon a rock…” is a song I learned (with hand motions of course) when I was a kid. Admittedly, I never fully appreciated […]
The world makes fun of God. They picture Him as though He is the “old man upstairs.” He sits on a rocking chair. He is absent-minded. He isn’t very in tune with […]
7 Letters to 7 Churches
Since the beginning of the pandemic, the church has been a burden on my heart. There are those who are struggling to keep the doors open for lack of attendance and finances. […]
When I Die… Please, do me a Favor.
Like the rest of the world, I was shocked to hear about the death of Kobe Bryant. As a Michael Jordan fan growing up, I loved to dislike Kobe, but sure did […]
How do you Measure Success?
Success can be measured in so many ways. A football team that doesn’t have high expectations might consider it a success just to make the playoffs while another team might consider it […]
One of the greatest words in the English language is Hope. Within hope, there is power to move forward. Hope frees us from the past. Hope empowers us to pursue new relationships. […]
Dear Jonathan is a book inspired by the book of Proverbs where a father takes wisdom gleaned from experience and passes it on to his son. In this book, I have written […]
Selah: Meditations through the book of Psalms
This book takes a chapter by chapter look through Psalms to reveal the heart of God. The book tackles many different topics, but ultimately, we want His heart to be reflected in […]
Are you in the Game or sitting on the Sideline?
A few years ago, when Natalie was much younger, she had an opportunity to either play basketball or to be a cheerleader. She told me she was having a hard time deciding […]
Finding Real “Joy” by Wyatt Elliott
Joy is a common theme of the Christmas season. Our joy can come from many different places. I have spent much of my life seeking pleasure, peace, contentment, happiness, satisfaction – joy. […]