Thankful For The Giver

Thankful For The Giver

Our Father is the Giver of every good and perfect gift, James 1:17. And that means so much more than the earthly goods we may or may not possess. He cannot give us anything that is not good. Think about that. So, as we express our gratitude on this Thanksgiving Day,...

If You Had $1,000,000.00

Mission: Healthy, Sustainable Communities Why would a group like EquipUs set a goal of building healthy communities of faith? And what does that have to do with whether or not you have $1,000,000.00? There is an unseen connection between the two questions. What is it?...
Eye Test OR I Test: Will You Pass?

Eye Test OR I Test: Will You Pass?

What’s the difference between an eye test and an I test? One measures the ability to interpret visual images; the other our ability to perceive and interpret truth. And the problem with the truth is we often do not want to hear it. Have you ever been more...
Fan The Flame – Part 2

Fan The Flame – Part 2

Paul’s call to courage started with an instruction to Timothy: Fan the flame (of God’s gift within you). And that was the subject our first look into what I called a Timothy Talk. Successful communication tells us what, why, and how. Paul’s call to...