Your Next Step of Faith

Anytime you take a step of faith you are walking into the unknown.  You are stepping into a vacuum; void of answers, facts and certainties.  A step of faith, big or small, is a scary endeavor.  It is life changing and it has hundreds of various “cause and effect” outcomes reaching out to areas you…

The Power of Consequences | Parenting Tip

Several months ago I saw a bad pattern in my parenting; I was repeating myself several times a week (days on some items) to my children on various issues: “Hang your coat up.” “Pick up your clothes.” “Put your dishes in the sink/dishwasher.” Have you been there?  Finally, I remembered about the power of a…

CHANGE OF PLANS | Monday Motivation

In 2005 I was leading a group of 18 teenagers from Northern Michigan to go on a mission trip overseas.  When we got to O’Hare airport we learned that our plane had some mechanical issues.  We would be stuck in the airport for 36 hours!  While in the airport we saw another group of teens…

LEADING WITH LOVE | Bible Verse Daily

John 13:34-35 (NASB) – “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another. By this all men will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.” Before Jesus returns to His Father He gave His disciples…