We gain nothing by diminishing others. In a world full of unhealthy competition and comparison, it is easy to get swept up in the “better than” game. It can be difficult to resist the allure of comparison. And it’s hard sometimes to avoid the urge to tear others down in an attempt to build ourselves
Go boldly to the other side of fear! Lay hold of your greatest dreams and ambitions! Don’t let fear hold you back from doing the things that are on your heart. Fear will try to tell you that you can’t…but fear is a liar! Go boldly, my friend! Live #Wholehearted♥ Further Reading:
Since we’ve been talking about Less Worry. More Wonder. this week, it seems like a great time to share “Wonder” by Amanda Cook and Bethel Music. The first time I heard this song, I fell in love with it. It is a beautiful song with a message that is so simple yet so profound.
I’m a fan! Okay, kind of a super fan of NEEDTOBREATHE! Last month, my friends and I got to go see NEEDTOBREATHE in concert (again!). It was a seriously great show…truly inspired and inspiring. When Nathan (my husband) and I went to visit some of our best friends, who share our love of NEEDTOBREATHE, we,
Have you ever asked yourself this question? Have you ever watched someone who is like a modern day Monet or Michelangelo and wondered to yourself…”If that’s creative…how can I be creative?” When we talk about creativity we often think of artistic creativity. Which means that if we don’t possess the traditional, artistic creative gifts, it
If you are breathing and your heart is beating, then you have something wonderful and unique to offer the world. God has entrusted you with things only you can carry, things only you can do! So carry those things well. Learn to steward and extend your gifts. Engage with and rely on the team that
Everywhere I look people are talking about “team.” Sure, it could just be the circles I run in…or it could be a beautiful trend emerging (I hope it’s the latter). I love “Team” and I am beyond thrilled to see worship bands and church creatives the world over beginning to embrace this idea of team
There is something really powerful about declaring the name of Jesus with this as your backdrop. Nestled between the White House and the Washington Monument, there stands a tent where people have been worshiping day and night since September 15th. When it’s all said and done, 50 days of continuous praise and worship will have
I’m excited to be back at David’s Tent DC this weekend with this crew! We’ll be out there this Sunday October 26th from 5-7pm. Come out and join us! David’s Tent DC is a gathering place for the Church of America to publicly worship Jesus from the highest point of our nation
In honor of Throw Back Thursday, I thought I’d repost one of my favorite acoustic session videos. This was an impromptu acoustic cover of Jared Anderson’s “The Great I Am” that my friend Steve Torres and I did together. It was such a fun afternoon, just jamming and worshiping with friends…I hope it blesses you.