Storing Up Treasure

Treasure has been on my mind a lot lately. First, I finally read The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. Then a few days later I read I Chronicles 28-29 and Matthew 6:19-21. If you’ve read The Alchemist Matthew 6:21 is at the core of the story: “For where your treasure is, there your heart will beContinue reading “Storing Up Treasure”

“Dear Anxiety”

A while back, the church I go to, Cross Point, did a series called “Over It”. It was a-w-e-s-o-m-e and awful at the same time. But awful in a good way because it pulled some stuff up and out from deep within me. The second sermon in the series was called “Over It: Work ThroughContinue reading ““Dear Anxiety””

You Are Not Alone

“But even more clearly I can recall and affirm that Jesus never left me. He was with me every day. I can recall and affirm that God has been ever so patient with me. He didn’t leave me in darkness. He didn’t leave me in that room. He didn’t leave me to be a slave to sin and shame.”