Trust and Obey

Trust and Obey If you were a child in church, or if you’re familiar with church, you may recognize the lyrics: Trust and obey, for there’s no other way, to be happy in Jesus, than to trust and obey. I have a confession. I am not often happy in Jesus. I long for Jesus. I […]


Effortless I went to Amazon the other day and punched in the keyword “effortless”. I came back with 7000 hits. I skimmed through them and found all kinds of things. Effortless forgiveness. Effortless bread making. Effortless energy healing. Effortless wealth–that one showed up many times in many varieties. Effortless change. Effortless Living. (Which might be […]

Thinking out loud

Thinking out loud Several years ago I had a small blog. It wasn’t well-known. Mostly my friends read it, and honestly very few of those. Keeping up a blog is a lot of work if you choose to do it ‘the right’ way, and I had this idea that I would blog the right way […]