Expect and Get More

Expect and Get More

The story in Matthew 9:29-30 is an important lesson that Jesus wanted us to learn from the very beginning of His ministry and mentorship to us. “Then Jesus put his hands over their eyes and said, you will have what your faith expects! And suddenly their eyes opened –...
Is it Time to Lay Low?

Is it Time to Lay Low?

The world is angry and in turmoil. The recent pandemic forced people into isolation, causing global disruption, pain and suffering, and it will be a while before we fully recover. Is this part of God’s plan? Was the pandemic a time to lay low, listen, grow and wait?...
Breaking Down the Fourth Wall

Breaking Down the Fourth Wall

As an actress in Hollywood for many years, I had learned how to perform within three walls – sides walls and back wall. The audience wall – front wall (called the 4th wall) could never be broken. It’s just been in recent years with the popularity of the TV...
“Authority” The Word that Causes Riots

“Authority” The Word that Causes Riots

Who gave you the “authority?” We start asking it as toddlers of our parents, and it is what we’re asking of our leaders more often today. It was the question the Jewish religious leaders asked Jesus in Mark 11:28-30. Jesus responds not with an answer...
Moral Failure: In But Not Of

Moral Failure: In But Not Of

The recent movies Dunkirk and The Darkest Hour both tell the story of leaders and individuals during World War II who were forced to make life-changing decisions that not only affected themselves but the lives of many others. Difficult decisions in times of war are...