I Need a Silent Night #Christmas

While Amy Grant sings, “I need a silent night, a holy night To hear an angel voice through the chaos and the noise I need a midnight clear, a little peace right here To end this crazy day with a silent night,” …I am driving to work. The rain is falling in gentle sheets and […]

TRC Magazine Editing Frenzy

I’ve spent all weekend keeping appointments and editing TRC Magazine. It’s 8:20 p.m. on a Sunday night and I finally logged out of TRC Magazine. This is a ministry that I started before I become a missionary with WorldVenture. I contacted a few friends in 2012 and we met in Anthem over salsa and chips […]

Amazon Says No

  For all of you who blog for books, Amazon just released new community guidelines: “Book authors and publishers may continue to provide free or discounted copies of their books to readers, as long as the author or publisher does not require a review in exchange or attempt to influence the review.” Amazon’s move follows […]

3 Ways to Hinder Jihad

A Review of My Son, The Jihad, a Netflix Movie Lessons we can learn from this movie: When Thomas couldn’t keep a job, the extreme group gave him economic security. When Thomas wanted to belong, but felt on the outside, the extreme group gave him a sense of belonging. When Thomas’ girlfriend broke up with […]

Morning Devotions: Consequences of Sin

I’m in Genesis 19 and Lot’s daughters got their father drunk and lay with him, becoming pregnant. Interestingly enough, the desire to get pregnant outside of the Lord’s will and through sin brought on generations of peoples who worshiped other gods. The Moabites offered human sacrifice to their god, Chemosh. (2 Kings 3:27). The Ammonites, “…joined […]