Posts Tagged ‘disappointment’

A Gentle Tug

“Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and your plans will succeed.” –-Proverbs 16:3 Read: Proverbs 16 Well, here we are. Friday. For some, it’s the end of a glorious week. Each route you ran made sense, and each plan proved you’re a genius. But for others, today marks the end of a not-so-glorious streak of […]


I'LL DRIVE

August 25, 2011 Read: Psalm 139 “I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made.” –Psalm 139:14 “Jimmy, you drive.” Those three innocent words used to cause me serious panic. Well, it wasn’t so much what was said, but who said it. Growing up, whenever the family went anywhere, Dad drove. In fact, I […]


LEAVE 2010 BEHIND

December 30, 2010 Read: Philippians 4 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and petition, let your requests be made known to God.” –Philippians 4:6 Earlier this year, my wife and I were planning a business trip. One thing on our list? A new suitcase. One that could hold my clothes, […]


A GENTLE TUG

November 12, 2010 Read: Proverbs 16 “Commit to the Lord whatever you do, and your plans will succeed.” –Proverbs 16:3 Well, here we are. Friday. For some, it’s the end of a glorious week. Each route you ran was a touchdown and each plan proved you’re a genius. But for others, today marks the end […]


HOPE DOES NOT DISAPPOINT

August 25, 2010 Read: Romans 5 “Hope does not disappoint.” –Romans 5:5 I’ve always loved today’s theme verse. Read it again. I’ve purposefully held out the surrounding verses, because I want to focus on this phrase for a second. See, when the world mentions the word ‘hope,’ its tone is usually one of question or doubt. […]