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You Are Here!

Have you ever wished you could just look at a map of your spiritual development to see where you’re at?  To be able to glance down and find the “You are Here!” label? Our initial response to adversity is one way that we discover our current starting point.  Rest or…

The Power to Choose Rest.

Rest allows us to make powerful choices.  Every day, we have the opportunity to choose what we will receive: peace or worry?  Perfect love or fear? Of course, the choice is not always that apparent and circumstances can come upon us quickly.  But the Holy Spirit is a genius at…

When We’re Not Who We Hope to Be, What Does Jesus Do?

On our journey with God, we travel in a paradox of strengths and vulnerabilities.  We have New Man perceptions and mindsets that are growing stronger and old patterns of thinking that are being renewed.  And sometimes, they collide in ways that we didn’t see coming. On the days we hope…

Make An Impact By Sharing Your Story & Journey.

(This video is an invitation to join the brand new Brilliant Community Page. Press play to learn more!) Sharing our story and journey is one of the most effective ways we will ever demonstrate the Kingdom to others.  It is a way of meeting each other in the place of…

Failing is Not the Same as Failure.

Whenever we do something for the first time, we cannot make a mistake. We can only learn. When that truth becomes our reality, our failures will cease to have power over us. When we explore God, we discover ourselves. What we learn makes us far more capable of improving and…

How We Can Respond Well To The Extremes of Life.

Life is often lived between a series of extremes: power and weakness, optimism and pessimism, success and failure.  The pendulum swings between those extremes for many reasons, part of which can be our attitudes and the ways in which we approach life, circumstances and other people. As we walk with…

Why It’s Good to Be Too Heavenly Minded.

Many of us are beginning to realize that there is so much more to this life with God than we’ve experienced.  A hunger is rising from the life of Jesus inside of us for greater encounters; a longing for life that’s heaven-to-earth focused and not the other way around. We’re…