Finish the race

"Finishing is better than starting. Patience is better than pride." (Ecclesiastes 7:8) While reading this verse in Ecclesiastes this morning, I couldn't help but think of Paul's words in Hebrews 12:1: "Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which … Continue reading Finish the race


Beyond grateful

Grateful. That's the word that seems to best describe me at this point in my life. I'm grateful because God's mercies and blessings are so awe-inspiring, generous and beautiful. I'm grateful because His love is unfailing and His timing is perfect -- even when it might sometimes feel slow on our end. I'm grateful for … Continue reading Beyond grateful