Balancing Work and Rest Post-Pandemic

So the creation of the heavens and the earth and everything in them was completed. And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done. (Genesis 2:1-2 / NLT) Most evenings in our households while putting ourContinue reading “Balancing Work and Rest Post-Pandemic”

Choose a Rhythm of Rest or Ruin Your Life

God has blessed my wife and I with two very active, young daughters. When it comes time for bedtime or a necessary nap time, they both fight the idea of laying down as if their mom and I were asking them to go swimming with sharks.  Rest time is abhorred by our children. They’ve evenContinue reading “Choose a Rhythm of Rest or Ruin Your Life”

What to Consider When Adding One More Thing to Your Schedule

Growing up my family didn’t have cable television. No ESPN. No MTV. No Nickelodeon. No TV Land. What we did have were three channels and a VCR (if you’re under 25 years old, Google, “VCR”).  It seemed like whenever my mother held the scepter (the remote) while the television was on, the only two optionsContinue reading “What to Consider When Adding One More Thing to Your Schedule”

3 Things You Would Have More Of If You Believed In Easter

Just before He is crucified, one of Jesus’ closest friends denies knowing Him at all. This close friend denies knowing Jesus hours after telling Jesus he would die for Jesus. He denies knowing Jesus to strangers. He denies knowing Jesus to children he doesn’t know. He curses and swears on his life he’s never metContinue reading “3 Things You Would Have More Of If You Believed In Easter”