Entering Rest

There are times when you feel like you can do anything- full of energy and ideas, and lots of things going right in your life. But then there are seasons when every day is difficult, overwhelming, and everywhere you turn there is another negative, trying to either take something away, or crush the life out …

The Anti-Stressor

Breathe. Don't let the day overwhelm you before you even begin. Even if today is really difficult, don't let it steal from who you are. Focusing on the fear of failing to perform well enough for all the expectations on you is self-defeating and exhausting. It may seem weird, even backwards, but your main focus …

Cultivating Awe

Recently I found myself getting stressed about, well, everything. Through the clamor of thoughts telling me everything that could go wrong, and pointing out every failure I've ever had as proof, I heard God say to my heart, "Rob, your awe of Me needs to be bigger than your fear of anything else." The thought/feeling …