• That'll Preach

    Hallelujah In the Hallway

    “How lovely is Your dwelling place, Lord of Hosts. I long and yearn in the courts of the Lord; my heart and flesh cry out for the living God. Even a sparrow finds a home and a swallow, a nest for herself. Happy are those who reside in Your house and praise you continually.” Psalm 84:1-4 If it doesn’t open, it’s not your door. How many times have we stood at the threshold of a closed door after it has been slammed shut in our face? The sound of the deadbolt locking sirening defeat. Maybe it was your dream job calling to tell you the resume you’ve worked your whole…

  • That'll Preach

    So Much More

    You woke up this morning and before you could even get out of bed you felt it. Like the tide pulling you deeper below the waves just as your head was above the salty water you felt it. The weight of lies and loneliness sitting on your chest, whirring, unwelcomed in your ear you felt it. You felt it before you even opened your eyes to greet the sun. “…You have given me a heritage.” psalm 61:5 HERITAGE: her·it·age /ˈherədij/ noun; something that comes or belongs to one by reason of birth. One year ago, this verse found me all by myself on the kitchen floor of an empty apartment…