Devotional – Crossing the Street

It was the first morning of my 10-day vacation in Cambodia. It was hot, and I was jet-lagged. Phnom Penh swirled around me as my friend pointed, shared, and advised our way to the café for breakfast. I felt like my brain was a half-mile behind my body, so I developed a survival skill that…

Devotional: “You’re So Big!”

After the last bite of my sandwich, the last picture taken, text sent, Instagram photo posted, journal-entry written and read…I finally…sit…still. I look.   I listen.   And I am overwhelmed.   The expanse of the slate-colored bay meeting the distant line of trees and textured sky surround me. I feel the mystery of the…

Devotional – Is Jesus Really That Big?

As I was about to turn off the lights in my room and close another day in an uncertain world, I glanced at the calendar on my wall. It’s kind of funny to me that people are still even making wall calendars after the invention of smart phones. They are pretty much just wall art,…