Flourishing as a Foreigner

It’s hard to live a life that glorifies God when we're surrounded by godlessness. The Biblical foundation that once defined American life has been pushed aside. God has been kicked out of the government, out of the schools, and even out of the homes of many people in this nation. Each election cycle policies are … Continue reading Flourishing as a Foreigner

Does God really work all things out for our good?

God causes all things to work for our good! (Romans 8:28) How many times have you heard that verse proclaimed? It is a wonderful promise, but do we really understand what it means? Let’s take a look at the whole context of the verse. And we know that God causes all things to work together … Continue reading Does God really work all things out for our good?

My failed plans

I am great at making plans!  Good ones, too!  I spend time considering the pros and cons and weighing all my options.  I pray about it (although I do a lot more telling God about my plans than listening for his guidance).  Sometimes I ask people for advice (especially if I think they will say … Continue reading My failed plans