The Power of “After” (when you’re still in the middle)

Have you ever had one of those dreams where your entire night is spent looking for something? The search is futile and frustrating. Sometimes I wake up from dreams like that with such a sense of sadness and loss. I was thinking about that this week in contrast to this promise the Lord gave to…

Need a Good Soak?

The other day I learned that the Hebrew word for “inspiration” comes from the verb “to soak or to bathe.”  This fun fact has stayed in the forefront of my mind.  In fact, I can’t stop thinking about it.  Too often I assume that “inspiration” strikes on a whim, forgetting that it’s very much related to what we…