Lifeless Idols, or the Living God?

“Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, ‘Who do people say that the Son of Man is?’ And they said, ‘Some say John the Baptist, others say Elijah, and others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.’ He said to them, ‘But who do you say that I am?’…

Peace! Be Still!

“On that day, when evening had come, he said to them, ‘Let us go across to the other side.’ And leaving the crowd, they took him with them in the boat, just as he was. And other boats were with him. And a great windstorm arose, and the waves were breaking into the boat, so that the…

He Is Sent To Bind Up The Brokenhearted

“And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit to Galilee, and a report about him went out through all the surrounding country. And he taught in their synagogues, being glorified by all. And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up. And as was his custom, he went to the synagogue on the Sabbath day, and he stood up to…

If The Lord Is God, Follow Him!

“…And Elijah went up to the top of Mount Carmel. And he bowed himself down on the earth and put his face between his knees.  And he said to his servant, “Go up now, look toward the sea.” And he went up and looked and said, “There is nothing.” And he said, “Go again,” seven times. And…

Prayers Have Been Heard

“On the next day we departed and came to Caesarea, and we entered the house of Philip the evangelist..and stayed with him…While we were staying for many days, a prophet named Agabus came down from Judea. And coming to us, he took Paul’s belt and bound his own feet and hands and said, ‘Thus says…

Bound for the Promised Land!

March 15 finally arrived! And now we are safely in Frankfurt, hearing German accents and feeling the crisp 44 degree air. Micah said “It doesn’t smell like home!” The airport smells like pretzels and roasted nuts – yum! My brain, phone, and computer do not agree about what day or time it is, but the…

Here We Go!

On a warm spring day in early 2012, John and I were hiking our way through the dry, sparse hill country terrain of Pedernales Falls State Park, tossing an idea back and forth. A series of faith-building, instructional lessons filmed in the land of the Bible: investigating the ancient city of Jericho where Rahab’s trusting…