Faith

Is This Thing On?

Sometimes prayer seems like talking into a mike that’s not working, especially when you’ve prayed about an obstacle a long time. Don’t stop praying. Dare to keep coming against that obstacle and others. Jesus said, “If you say to this mountain, 'Be removed and be cast into the sea,' it will be done (Matthew 21:21).”… Continue reading Is This Thing On?

Faith

Legacy Hidden in Figures

My family and I just came back from seeing Hidden Figures and my heart is full. In it I saw the shoulders a 6-year-old girl from the southeast Bronx stood on when she decided she’d become a doctor. Nothing around her gave her permission to believe it possible and many spoke in doubt against it, yet here… Continue reading Legacy Hidden in Figures

Faith

If You Think Adam Had It Good…

God rested from His finished work of creation on the seventh day, the Sabbath.  Jesus, God incarnate, rested from His redemptive work on the cross when He declared, “It is finished.” Jesus is Lord of the Sabbath (Matthew 12:8) and  He invites us into His rest.  It’s a rest from striving to be, to rest in… Continue reading If You Think Adam Had It Good…