It Starts with Me

Why do I look at prayer as a last resort. No really, I say I trust God with my whole heart yet time and time again I find myself in a place of complete panic and in my head I literally say "Well, at this point all I can do is pray." …


I think we get too comfortable with OUR understanding of who God is. We know Christ died for our sins, we know all the great stories of old, and we have full confidence in the future of His return. But there was still a question that resonated with me…. how do you humble yourself before meeting with God? ….


I’m from Michigan, a small town where people move slow. The culture is not in a hurry to catch up with the rest of the world. In fact, it’s an oasis of fresh water lakes and forest trails. Something my parents always did when I was growing up was go for long drives. We’d get lost down winding roads deep in the trees just for the heck of it. Sometimes we’d just drive around town and admire the antique architecture that painted our town so beautifully it belonged on a postcard. But what does this have to do with prayer?…..