Daily Devotional: Prodigals Get Parties

What will it be like when you stand before God?  For whatever reason some of us fear this moment.  We think when we stand before God we will see a frustrated frown.  We imagine hearing disappointed words like: Why can’t you get it right?  When are you going to make me proud?  Sit in the corner and think about what you’ve done. … More Daily Devotional: Prodigals Get Parties

Daily Devotional: God Is Our Father

To accept God’s grace is to accept God’s offer to be adopted into his family.  This is great news to consider because while there may be many unplanned pregnancies, there has never been an unplanned adoption.  You see adoptions are by definition purposeful.  They are done with thoughtful care and attentive choosing.  Additionally, people don’t often adopt because they have to.  On the contrary, most adoptions flow out of an abundance of love.  In this I want you to see that God purposefully picked you because he wanted you.  … More Daily Devotional: God Is Our Father

Just Say Yes

This Christmas many of us are at a crossroads. For so many years we’ve given ourselves to earning God’s love. So we’ve tried to be good enough. And now our lives our filled with anxious striving. And we are in danger of missing the greatest gift God has given. … More Just Say Yes