From Porn to Reborn

  In 2006, Crissy Outlaw left the porn industry. Now, she helps other women do the same. Crissy speaks out about the harmful effects of pornography. Her story has been featured on platforms, such as, ABC’s Nightline, GQ Magazine, The Huffington Post, CBN, Playboy, and Christianity Today. Recently I had the chance to sit down […]

Drifting from the Truth

  Isaiah 5:20 ESV says this, “Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness, who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!” In the tale of The Emperor’s New Clothes none of the ruler’s servants nor the town’s people wanted to be seen […]

Human Connection: Additional Thoughts 2

Yesterday I mentioned that physical truths often point to God, but they aren’t our soul teacher. Ideally Scripture and the Holy Spirit are the main guides that we have. But it doesn’t mean we can’t learn through other means as well. Scripture even tells us that we can. When connecting, sometimes as Christians or while […]

The Human Connection Part 2, Day 5

Personality Proverbs 18:23-24 The poor plead for mercy, but the rich answer harshly.  24 One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother. I can’t control how people look at me or what they expect of me. But, if no one is talking to me I have to […]

The Human Connection Part 2, Day 3

What does reading body language look like?  1.The first thing we notice when approaching someone is their body. You see the frame, the person, the physique. What someone is wearing…And we can learn a lot just by what someone is wearing or how they hold themselves. Those clues may not always be 100% accurate, but […]

The Human Connection Part 2, Day 2

 When we talk about making contact, we’re talking about two things: 1. Making contact with one another. 2. Making contact with God. A lot of the principles I’m going to share are just basic ways we can relate to each other. If you’re one of those people who over-spiritualizes everything and wants to say a […]

Week 16 Devotional: Spirit Without Limit

“For the one whom God has sent speaks the words of God, for God gives the Spirit without limit.”  -John 3:34  Did you know that you have the same Spirit in you that raised Jesus Christ from the dead, that empowered Paul to preach the gospel all over the known world, and that allowed the […]

Week 12 Devotional: Seeing Christ

I said, “Belteshazzar, chief of the magicians, I know that the spirit of the holy gods is in you, and no mystery is too difficult for you. Here is my dream; interpret it for me.” (Daniel 4:9) The book of Colossians tells us that the mystery of the Gospel is “Christ in us, the hope […]

Week 7 Devotional: God’s Faithfulness

“To me this is like the days of Noah, when I swore that the waters of Noah would never again cover the earth.  So now I have sworn not to be angry with you, never to rebuke you again. Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you […]

Week 6 Devotional: Preaching His grace

However, I consider my life worth nothing to me, if only I may finish the race and complete the task the Lord Jesus has given me—the task of testifying to the gospel of God’s grace. (Acts 20:24) Paul was a man on a mission and his mission was very clear – to preach the Gospel […]