Take the Risk

The word God gave me for 2020 is “Risk”. This was mostly inspired by having just read the book The Heavenly Man, which completely wrecked me for the normal. It’s about Brother Yun, who was a minister in China who was imprisoned, beaten, tortured, and ridiculed for sharing the Gospel. There’s so many parts of…

Loneliness, Isolation, and Solitude… Oh My!

“But the devil sees to it that we seldom get alone.” A.W. Tozer What? I thought the devil wanted us to be alone, where we can be vulnerable for attack. We’re supposed to live in community and relationship, right? After all, God himself said, “It’s not good that man should be alone.” I believe there…

Trekking Testimony

70 miles in 8 days of trekking. From an altitude of 4,265 Ft to 17,769 ft. From temps in the 80s to the 20s. One of the things that captured my attention and my heart was how much the environment could change in such a short time. I occupied my mind during the first day…

Is He Enough?

When I was a teenager I began to encounter God in times of worship, and I distinctly remember seeing a picture every time we sang songs of surrender, songs telling Jesus that we would give everything for Him, because He is ALL we need. The picture He gave me was like an invitation, or even…

Let Go, Let it Grow

The transition ending my time in Thailand and beginning a new journey is coming… SOON. Honestly, I was feeling pretty discouraged about it for a couple weeks. Things aren’t exactly where I would have wanted them to be with the people and ministries I’ve been pouring into. I thought with enough preparation I would be…

Not a Victim to the Battles

We all have battles. I don’t know about you, but my battles have seemed to increase recently. I don’t feel like I have had any time of relief to recover or process through each one, the fiery darts of the enemy just keep coming in my ministry, my family, and my environment. It all seemed…