The Sky Above the Rain

The world teaches us from a pretty early age that people can let us down. Not only that, in fact—experience teaches us, sadly, that people can let us down, while the world teaches us that they will let us down. As children, we trust implicitly. As adults, we’ve often...

Renew Your Mind and Practice Permission

2014 has been a very busy year so far, and in all that busyness, it is easy to forget to pursue our passions and meet the goals we’ve set. Now that we are almost halfway through the year, this seems like a perfect opportunity to sit down and reassess where we are...

Thinking Brilliantly

What is thinking brilliantly? And when I ask that question, I’m actually asking myself. How do I live out a brilliant lifestyle, personally? How does it function in my day-to-day life? Graham Cooke says in The Art of Thinking Brilliantly, “The mind is both...

Displacing Fear with Love

Displacement. What a simple, brilliant perspective of how life with God really works. Do you want to purge the air from a glass? Fill it with water and the air is displaced. Do you want to purge fear (with it’s accompanying destructive negativity) from your...

Rest if a Weapon

This inspiring piece was sent to us by Christine Casten, the Director of Intercession for The Warrior Class. For more information on the Warrior Class, please check out their site here. A friend of mine was trying to hear from the Lord. She tried hard. She kept...