Do One Brave Thing

Prayer:  Lord, sometimes, I delay. I hesitate. I worry. I fear. I wonder what others will think. I think:  it doesn’t matter, someone else already said it, and no one cares. Then I waste time instead of doing anything you’ve called me to do. When I step into my calling, I get overwhelmed, filled with […]

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Being Still in the Storm

The pouring rain had slowed to a drizzle. My arms were full and I almost decided to just run to my car, but I grabbed an umbrella thinking I may need it later. After just a few steps, the bottom fell out and it started raining much harder. I stood there shocked trying to load the car […]

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Let down the nets.

Follow Me.  On Monday, part of my Bible reading plan (OWNit365 One Story) was Mark 5:1-11.  Jesus was teaching at a lake while nearby fishermen were washing their nets.  These fisherman knew how to fish.  They had the skill and the equipment needed to catch fish. In verse 4, Jesus said to one of them named Simon, “Go out into the deep […]

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My Cross

Mark 8:34-37  (NLT) 34 Then, calling the crowd to join his disciples, he said, “If any of you wants to be my follower, you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross, and follow me. 35 If you try to hang on to your life, you will lose it. But if you give up your life […]

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