Compassion

Compassion

I’ve been reading through the Gospels again. It’s always nice to return to these stories that I’ve read before to find new revelation and insight. Recently, I read the story of Jesus feeding 4,000 men. This is an incredible moment of God’s miraculous power on display. There is a detail about this story that is present in both Matthew 15 and Mark 8 that I had missed in the past. “Jesus called his disciples…

Reflection on Psalm 29

Reflection on Psalm 29

Reflecting on Psalm 29 with Sarah Callen What passages of Scripture do you regularly return to for comfort and encouragement? In certain seasons, I find myself returning to particular verses, reviewing them again and again to discover more about who God is and who I am.  With increasing instability around the world and bad news…

God’s Plans are Better

God’s Plans are Better

For the past few weeks, I’ve felt this frenetic pull within me. It’s this desire to do more than I currently am doing. I feel this need to propel myself into a new season by my own willpower, but that goes directly against submitting and surrendering to God and His plans.  Lately, I’ve been getting…

The Book of Jonah: A Story of Tragedy and Grace

The Book of Jonah: A Story of Tragedy and Grace

Do you have favorite characters or stories from the Bible? One of my favorites is the book of Jonah.Though this prophet disobeyed God’s instruction, God still did incredible miracles in andthrough him. I believe there’s a lot that we can learn about God and ourselves throughthis story. Let’s dive in!  Chosen, Called, and Disobedient We…

Reflection on Psalm 100

Reflection on Psalm 100

Recently, Psalm 100 has been on my mind. The words have been a balm to my soul that I meditated on day and night for weeks. Let’s spend a few moments meditating on this short but powerful Psalm. I pray that you experience more of God’s presence and that praise for who He is wells…

Running Our Race

Running Our Race

Do you ever get a verse stuck in your head? This happens to me all the time! I’ll read a passage in the Bible, and a phrase or a few sentences will captivate me. They’ll dominate my thinking, and I’ll camp out in that same chapter for days or weeks, just savoring that portion of…