Get Focused on the New

This means that the anyone who belongs to Christ is a new person. The old life is gone, a new life has begun! 2 Corinthians 5:17 The mere fact that I began writing this today, and failed to notice I am repeating a daily verse, is most likely evidence that I have been distracted. Distracted [...]

Where Have You Been?

I have a bit of an addiction. I love thrift shopping. I have been known to plan shopping trips around the closest Goodwill (and Starbucks), and I frequent the one down the road from me quite a bit. It was on a rare occasion that I recently managed to drag my kids with me. Usually, [...]

The World Outside My Starbucks App

Don't look out only for your own interests, but take an interest in others, too. Philippians 2:4The picture above looks similar to my local Starbucks. No, it's not in an airport, but there is one striking similarity I noticed as I waited in line this morning for my triple grande caramel soy mocha with no whip and [...]

Be Still and Listen Already!

When the landscape is blanketed in snow, it is hard not to simply be still. During these storms, traffic is a little less congested, and people are a little less anxious to rush through their day. In these moments when all the world around you is still and frozen, you also start to notice things, [...]