As 2020 comes to a close (finally, right?) many of us are looking for a new Bible reading plan. I have found reading through my Bible every year a fantastic habit of grace. It never ceases to amaze me how the Spirit uses regular Bible… Read More »Bible Reading Plan for 2021
It’s our human nature to achieve. We seek to achieve at our jobs. We seek to achieve in our personal lives. We seek to achieve status, money, relationships, and power. Much of this is fine. But often our drive to achieve bleeds from what we… Read More »STOP TRYING: How to Receive-Not Achieve-Your Real Identity: A Book Review
Every year we enjoy reading the Christmas story on Christmas Eve. Over the years I have compiled a collection of different passages that tell the story from beginning to end. Here they are in modern and classic English. Modern Reading (Christians Standard Bible) John 1:1-5 In… Read More »Christmas Reading
This post is written by both my wife and myself. This past October we found out we were expecting our fifth child. Even though the thought of five kids seemed a bit scary, we were excited! The first ultrasound is always something I (Nick) really… Read More »Grace In Our Miscarriage
My wife Sarah and I got engaged in Monterey, California. Since then, It has been one of our favorite places to visit. After we got engaged we went to a little restaurant on one of the piers. It was an amazing experience. Our table was… Read More »How To Find Satisfaction In God
During the Christmas season, it is really easy to get lost in all the over-commercialization and materialism of the season and miss what Christmas is all about. Because this year has been so difficult I think many of us will feel a greater pull towards that as a means of escape.