Finding Rest For Your Soul

At the beginning of 2021, I listened to The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry by John Mark Comer and have thought back to it often since then. Comer offers some simple, actionable insights on the problems with our relentless 24/7/365 culture, and how to find rest for our souls in the midst of it. No matter where you’re at in your …

It Takes Practice: 11 Ways to Go With God

If you are like me, I’ve heard the question many times, “How do you get to know God’s will for your life?” And I rarely had heard an answer that didn’t come across as overly theological or academic…none of them seemed to resonate with me. Yet years ago, when my 13-year old son, Taylor, and I were on our way home from his …

Thank God It’s Friday

The end of another week of work. The boss behaving badly. You’re in a job you hate. But wait. This is not just any Friday! This is GOOD Friday. And why is it SO good? Because Sunday’s Comin’ Nobody tells the story any better than pastor S. M. Lockridge. The next 3:39 minutes of the video It’s Friday, but Sunday’s Comin’ will give you …

Too Old for a Job from God?

Jeff lost his job and found the God who provides.  His true story from the newly published book, Jehovah-Jireh, begins with this lie echoing in his mind… You’re too old. They didn’t say it that way, but Jeff knew exactly what they meant. Comments like “I bet a thirty-year-old got that job,” or “Finding a job isn’t easy for people …

3 Women-Owned Businesses Succeed

Today, my wife Kristy and I went to another McKenzie Homes “house blessing.”  Just over a year ago, our friend Stacy McKenzie remodeled a house into a home – her first flip after leaving a corporate position for an entrepreneurial venture. Now she celebrates taking a broken down dwelling and transforming it into live-in art.  What a difference…           Last …

Pray 2017 Without Ceasing

Pray-without-ceasing

New year ahead! We don’t know what the future will bring, but we do know Who does know. After 29 years of Crossroads Career ministering, we are sharing our best ever reflections and resources, as well as tools and tips, on how to pray without ceasing. Pray and Prep Rather than begin by setting goals and making plans, start by praying …