God Gives Us Hope; Isaiah 9:1-7

God Gives Us Hope I don’t like to yell at little kids. But when I was a wee little tot, about 10-11… Maybe 15… My dad was the coach of my little brother’s soccer team and I think he felt bad that I had to go to all of the tournaments with a van full of crazy...

Our God Delivers; Daniel 6

Our God Delivers “You’ve got to be kidding me. I’ve got to get out of here!”… Is what I said on my date with a girl named Alyssa. You see, I asked Alyssa out to a fancy restaurant… Chili’s… You can have anything you want… on the 2 for 20 menu… water for her, and i’ll...

The Lord of Hosts is With Us; Psalm 46

The Lord of Hosts is With Us When I still lived at home with my parents, I woke up one morning with a piercing pain in my stomach. This wasn’t any ordinary pain from gluttony and bad decisions. This one felt deeper. So, like any good American, I made a terrible...

Jesus, The Way; Psalm 25

Jesus, The Way I was having breakfast with a friend of mine when I received a call from my sweet wife. An animal had gotten under our house by way of a crawlspace hole on the back of the house and was scratching the wood and pipes under our bathroom where my sweet...