• Heart Change

    You may not be aware of it, but God is involved in your life. He sees you. He knows what you’re facing today, and He cares. He desires to speak to you through His Word, to communicate His truth, to give encouragement and guidance. He longs to have fellowship with you. He delights in bringing beauty out of the ashes of broken lives. I’m not making the assumption that you already have a real and personal relationship with Christ.  All this stuff about a “personal God” may seem strange to you. You might even fear holding a conversation with Him. You may want to hide from Him because you know you’re unworthy…

  • The End of Drama Queens

    The world is filled with too many drama queens. I see them everywhere. In the grocery store, at the ball field, at the mall . . . drama queens seem to be taking over the planet. They blast their emotional upheaval to the embarrassment of shoppers and display their theatrics in a way for everyone in their vicinity to be informed of their plight. I’ve decided that every Drama Queen needs a Titus 2 Friend. Do you have friends who point you to truth? Friends who offer the comfort of God’s grace when you are hurting? Friends you you feel safe confiding your heart to—knowing they will go to God alone with…

  • Successful Women

    I’m surrounded by two precious friends in this picture. These women could wear the mantle of “success” according to the world’s value system. This week, I’ve featured one of these friends, Carolyn McCulley, on the blog. She is an author, but also an entrepreneur. Carolyn founded Citygate Films in 2009. Her cinematic documentary films, which cover spiritual, humanitarian, and social justice topics, are beautifully crafted, inspirational, and impacting the media realm. Jennifer is the trade book publisher at B&H Publishing. She serves the body of Christ in an integral way by providing quality, interesting and theologically sound resources. But she also facilitates ministry projects in Latin America and devotes time to serving…