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A friendship can change your life

A friendship can change your life

Can a friendship change your life? Today’s 10 minute podcast says yes. And I tell a story from the genealogy of Jesus that proves it. I’m doing a special December series on my podcast and today’s story is about a cross generational friendship between two women that...

Goodness is not forgotten

Goodness is not forgotten

It’s December, so for my 10 minute podcast this month, I am doing a special 4 week Advent series on the Miracle that comes from the mess-- and some of the insights we get from the stories of the genealogy of Jesus. We won't be able to do ALL the stories. But we will...

A Defiant Faith

A Defiant Faith

Is it possible to look your circumstances in the eye, and have the kind of faith that sees past them? Today’s 10 minute podcast is on how to have a defiant faith-- the kind that realistically sees every discouragement, yet is somehow able to see more than that. To...

The small step God can use

The small step God can use

This week's 10 minute podcast is about responding to God's nudge- and the feelings of inadequacy we all have that can keep us from taking a step. Whether we feel we don’t have the right motivation, or the right skill, or enough courage, there are a thousand reasons...

More than you imagine

More than you imagine

Today is my ten year anniversary. It's a momentous one, and for that reason we are taking a pause to celebrate how brokenness led to unimaginable delight. So this week’s 10 minute podcast includes my testimony of marriage- and it’s centered around this verse: And my...

Hope in Despair

Hope in Despair

It catches my eye when God asks someone what is possible. It’s as if God is looking for a faith that believes He can do anything- even in the midst of hopelessness and despair. But when despair is all we see, it’s hard to have that kind of faith. Today’s verse gives...

God’s love for you

God’s love for you

Do you really believe God loves you with no strings attached? Or do you feel that you have to do something to earn God's love? This week’s 10 min podcast reveals the promise God made, even before Jesus came, to extend his unconditional love. God decided that the...

Settling in to this season

Settling in to this season

How do you respond to a difficult season? What if you discovered you could get through it better if you stopped wishing it away and decided to settle in? That isn’t what you want to hear when you are where you don’t want to be. But the verse I look at in today's ten...