Author: thefirstthings

Life in Good Measure

Do you want to live life to the fullest? Then it’s time to stop thinking small when it comes to participating in Kingdom business! When we open up our minds and our lives to living generously with who we are and what we have, it is then that our lives will begin to make an […]


Back to Life Pt. 2

“By faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that the thins which are seen were not made of thins which are visible.” Hebrews 11:3 In this episode we identify areas of our life that are in need of a miracle, in need of God’s resurrection power. Then we […]

Back to Life

It’s good to be back! If you have some wild stories to share from the last year you are not alone! We’ve been through it too, and I want to share where we’ve been and how we have seen God at work in the midst of it all. Listen until the end and be encouraged. […]


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I Can’t Believe I’m Telling You This: I Get Angry

In this episode I get real about an area of my life that I have to surrender to the Lord daily. I figured, if anger is something I struggle with, maybe there is someone else who needs some light shed on this issue. I will share helpful insights from The Word of God and book […]

Fellow Workers in the Truth

In this challenging episode I interview my brother James Lane and his wife Jennifer Lane. Over the last eight years God has been working through international mission trips and the adoption of their youngest son from Ethiopia to begin a new ministry through their lives. I’m thankful for the genuine way they share their story, […]

Before You Give Up.

In this episode of The First Things Podcast I want to encourage you, to remind you that God’s presence, protection and provision are promised to His children. Even if the direction He is leading takes us to the front lines of opposition, we can move forward with our confidence firmly rooted in Him. I hope […]

Embrace the Glory

So, we’re a few weeks into the new year. How are we doing so far? Are you meeting all the new expectations you made for yourself, or have you started to feel a little discouraged about the progress you’re making? In this episode, I hope to encourage you by taking some of the pressure off. […]