The Most Important Prayer of Surrender

Monday, April 28, 2014

“Going a little ahead, he fell on his face, praying, ‘My Father, if there is any way, get me out of this. But please, not what I want….

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The Final Surrender

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Three days ago we celebrated Jesus’ victory over death and His opening wide the gates of heaven. We tried to linger with Him in Gethsemane on Thursday, and…

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When Surrendering Requires A Plan

Monday, April 21, 2014

“The plans of the diligent lead to profit as surely as haste leads to poverty.” – Proverbs 21:5 (NIV) I’ve had moments in my life in which surrendering…

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Adoption & My Wilderness

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Di’s* Story: I spent the last summer of my college years on a mission trip to China. Witnessing firsthand a culture where the girls are undervalued, and even…

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Never Surrender!

Monday, April 14, 2014

But you must remain faithful to the things you have been taught. You know they are true, for you know you can trust those who taught you. You…

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The Cross: My White Flag

Friday, April 11, 2014

“That is why, for Christ’s sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong.” 2…

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Picture Surrender

Thursday, April 10, 2014

“So then, there remains a Sabbath rest for the people of God, for whoever has entered God’s rest has also rested from his works as God did from…

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Surrendering to Goodness

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.  (Psalm 23:6) After…

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Paying Bills & Giving Up

Monday, April 7, 2014

I added up the bills lying on my table. The pressure mounted as the number climbed higher and higher. The combination of unexpected medical expenses and my monthly…

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