The Insanity of Fear

February 9th 2017 No comments yet  

balance fear heights“Courage is not the absence of fear, but the conviction that something on the other side of the fear is more important.”

As I sat pondering what to write about when it comes to fear, it dawned on me that I was living in some fear in that very moment. Not a fear of what I would write, or how it would be received. It was a fear of what was possibly coming. This fear was based on absolutely nothing concrete or substantial. I was not waiting on any test results, …

Ordinary to Extraordinary

February 1st 2017 No comments yet  

bread basketThis past week, I was reading in the Gospel of Mark and pondering the feeding of the 5,000. It is such a great story of a miraculous event, but what I love is that it is a testimony of how God feeds an ordinary need in an extraordinary way. As I considered this thought, God gave me a couple of modern day stories where I got to see Him do a similar thing up close and personal!

On Saturday, our team was down in South Dallas serving inner city kids at …

What’s in a Shoebox?

October 7th 2016 No comments yet  

occ1If you have been around Stonebriar during the holiday season before, you have seen the little red and green shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. But if you have never packed one yourself before, you may not know everything that those little boxes can hold. As our countdown to Christmas continues, I invite you to take a peek inside the packaging (I won’t tell mom and dad—I promise).

What goes in an Operation Christmas Child shoebox gift?

Hygiene items and clothing. Often, the most treasured items in these boxes are things you …

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