We all start the same, unformed and newly aware of the world around us. Our life’s journey takes us along different avenues. Some of us travel tree-lined and shady streets, and others struggle ...

We all fumble now and again. We say the wrong word and hurt feelings or an argument ensues. We misplace a zero, and the next three checks bounce. We don’t hear our alarm, and we get another ...

Death and taxes are often quoted as the two unavoidable things in life. Brainyquote.com adds another: trash. Mark Manson of markmanson.net says we are born helpless, we discover ourselves, we ...

We can lose our keys, misplace our glasses, and even forget where we’ve put our wallet. A woman posted on social media that she misplaced her tablet for three weeks. She searched everywhere only ...

Step into your garden during a dry spell. If you don’t have a garden, give your flowerbeds a good look-see. Pay attention to the plants. Which ones are doing best, still surviving in the heat? ...

What’s holding you back from your best in Christ? KICK IT OUT THE DOOR. What do you look at and say, “I don’t know if I can give this up.” KICK IT OUT THE DOOR. Who’s the person that ...

Your life needs to be a subwoofer on overtime. The big kind, the Woodstock variety, eight feet tall, and vibrating with power that shakes the grains of sand underneath your feet. That’s ...

It takes about 2,000 steps to walk a mile. You can design a car in 7 steps, but it takes about 400 to build it. We can step up to a task, meaning to take responsibility, and we can step aside ...

Many people enjoy trains. The sounds. The noise. The experience of doing something that’s outside their everyday activities. Who wants to wash clothes when we can RIDE THE TRAIN! Mow the lawn? ...

David in the Bible is the song meister, the writer of poems, the man who teaches us that we can release joy in worshipping God. David is the principle author of the Book of Psalms. Today, let’s ...

Not all Christians are guaranteed entrance through God’s pearly gates. Wha-!?! How can you say that? I might not make heaven? I’ve confessed my faith. I believe in God and the Bible. I even ...

Driving a car that’s a popular color can give us a headache. We come out of the mall and look for a tan SUV, only to find there are dozens of them. Search for white SUVs on CARFAX, and as of ...

We need to start off by looking at today’s title. Maxing out … our Jesus … quotient. Each part of this five-word title has a specific and vital meaning in today’s teaching. Maxing out. ...