Devotional – When Jesus Passes Your Way

Have you ever felt this kind of moment in time: an opportunity arises when you feel the Holy Spirit tugging at your heart, you hesitate, and someone else says, “I will!” And you walk away wondering “What if…” Today I want to share the story found in Mark chapter 10 of Blind Bartimaeus–a man who…

Devotional – Doubt and Sincerity

And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross.” -Colossians 2:15 It seems that God likes removing doubt about sincerity. From Noah, to Job, to Abraham and Isaac, to Moses, to Jesus and the apostles, God brings people into situations that cannot be faked.…

Renee Vaughn-Beaulieu – Poland

With each day that passes everything happening seems to be turning into my life. Maybe that sentence doesn’t make sense. Let me explain. When I first got to Poland, EVERYTHING was a new experience. From the smaller things like crossing the street, to the bigger things like hearing the Polish language 24/7 and meeting all…

Devotional: Give Me the Hill Country

In the book of Joshua, you’ll find an interesting “rest-of-the-story” for a guy named Caleb. In case you need a reminder, Caleb and Joshua were the only two out of the 12 spies who didn’t freak out about the giants in the Promised Land.  But unfortunately, the majority won, and they had to wander around in the wilderness for…