Bonheoffer · Colossians 3 · Community · Grace · Music · Needtobreathe · Roberta Porter poems · Shelter

Shelter

Colossians 3:12-17 “As God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience. Bear with one another and, if anyone has a complaint against another, forgive each other; just as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive. Above all, clothe yourselves with love, which binds everything together… Continue reading Shelter

5 Things · Breathe · Music · The City Harmonic

Spark and Mountaintop

One of the Gator Wesley bands is going to be playing both of the songs that I’ve included in this post. They’re both by a band called The City Harmonic and they are called “Spark” and ‘Mountaintop” respectively and Gator Wesley hopes to book them in late January. I share these songs because I shared… Continue reading Spark and Mountaintop

Jesus is Lord · Music · Praise the Lord · Scripture

Praise the Lord in All Circumstances

For some of us we have a harder time acknowledging God in the good times but we cry out to God readily in tough times.  Others of us, lean the other way – feeling like if everything’s going right in our lives we must be in tune to what God is calling us to do.… Continue reading Praise the Lord in All Circumstances

Campus Ministry · God's Providence · Identity · Music · Scripture · Sermons

Overcomer

My mom sent me a song in an email.  It’s meant to be encouraging.  It’s meant to speak truth to my life.  It’s meant to remind me that God’s with me.   But I deleted it. This was a particularly low point in chemo (I had brain surgery in May of this past year and… Continue reading Overcomer

Campus Ministry · Music · Sermons · Exodus · Len Sweet · Spiritual Mentors · Social Justice · Jethro · Eye of the Tiger · Roar

Jethro – The Butt Kicker

Exodus 3:1, 4:18-20 My campus minister retired while I was in college after serving 27 years in campus ministry.  Risher Brabham was a true character.  All of the Wesley Foundations in South Carolina would do a joint mission trip the week after graduation in Hollywood, SC down in the Sea Islands of South Carolina to… Continue reading Jethro – The Butt Kicker