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.…

Devotional – Stay Faithful

The meditative special music was over and the organ had started up the “time-for-lunch” tune. I had turned to talk to my friends next to me about an afternoon hike when the elderly lady on my other side reached out to greet us. I did not know her, but had enjoyed her presence through the…

Devotional: Stay in the Game

What happens when you wake up and you just don’t feel like seeing another sunrise in your mission world? This is beyond not being a “morning person.” This is that feeling you get whenever you have to start a new day, a new week—and for some people—even a new year. This is what happens when you’re…