Response Under Pressure

It’s not the challenge that defines us—it’s the victory! —Tracey Pekkanen Consider it a sheer gift, friends, when tests and challenges come at you from all sides. You know that under pressure, your faith-life is forced into the open and shows its true colors. So don’t try to get out of anything prematurely. Let itContinue reading “Response Under Pressure”

Moving Forward

The design and intent of pressure—when applied to a moving object—is to bring that object to a STANDSTILL! —tracey pekkanen At some point in our lives, most of us will experience pressure that will cause us (even if only for a moment) to stop in our tracks. When Moses led the children of Israel outContinue reading “Moving Forward”

Don’t Despise the Asses

Over the years I’ve thought about the life of Joseph. We can all take some comfort from his tests and trials, because they were not the end of Joseph’s story, but rather the beginning. Joseph certainly had some spectacularly amazing opportunities to abandon or to reject what God had shown him about his future. IContinue reading “Don’t Despise the Asses”