So, it’s been a hard week. Actually, hard doesn’t quite describe it. I’ve been through some stuff. Years ago, I was a medicated wreck. I was broken. I was (in many ways) ALL FREAKING DONE. But God invaded my life 10 years ago. And he healed me. In a severely powerful way. I’ve not been … Continue reading I was a MESS (and had to preach a sermon)
A while back I was asked by a group of pastor’s wives to go with them to strip clubs. That sentence alone sounds strange. But hang with me. At first I was a little hesitant. And not for reasons you might think. I love people. Especially ones who are broken; it's part of my calling. … Continue reading I went to a strip club
I was having coffee with a friend the other day. We were talking about ministry and she shared how unqualified she feels. Zac and I recently took a position at a church as the youth directors. And, the Lord and I have been talking a lot about this idea of being “ready” for ministry and … Continue reading To the Unqualified
People, if I could write a book about the last month, I would. But, I have four kids.....I HAVE FOUR KIDS. Things have been crazy and awesome. Zac and I took a position as youth directors at a local church. I could go on and on about my thoughts on that, but I'm gonna do … Continue reading I was BUSY – but, I prayed for a healing.
So, I've had people ask me to pray for physical healing. I have. Sometimes they got better, sometimes they didn't. For me, it's been a mixed bag of fear and faith and self-doubt (as though I had ANYTHING to do with it) and a complete misunderstanding of the whole concept. For a while, I avoided … Continue reading I prayed for a healing. Gulp.
I wrote in one of my earlier posts that I spent a lot of time mentoring a young girl over the summer. (Who is doing AWESOME btw) Like any human, I became annoyed that no one was doing this for my (almost) teenager. WHY wasn't there someone doing this for her?? Don't they (whoever they … Continue reading A LOT of teenage girls