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"What are you going to do with your new resurrected life? This is the heroic question." Richard Rohr

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Finding Contentment

April 6, 2021

“Not that I am speaking of being in need, for I have learned in whatever situation I am to be content. I know how to be brought low, and I know how to abound. In any and every circumstance, I have learned the secret of facing plenty and hunger, abundance and need. I can do […]

A Hope That Changes Everything

April 1, 2021

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! According to his great mercy, he has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.” (1 Peter 1:3) “But even if you should suffer for righteousness’ sake, you will be blessed. Have no […]

Seek First the Kingdom of God

March 30, 2021

“Seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness…” (Matt. 6:33) What does it look like to seek first the kingdom of God? It means prioritizing the kingdom of God over my wants and desires. It means my first concern is what is best for the kingdom of God. It means my loyalty towards God […]

Always Choose Christ

March 26, 2021

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control; against such things there is no law.” (Gal. 5:22-23) “From the same mouth come blessing and cursing. My brothers, these things ought not to be so. Does a spring pour forth from the same opening both fresh and salt […]

Daily Prayer Guides

March 1, 2021

I have found it to be spiritually helpful over the years to practice a structured time of daily prayer. I previously shared a simple guide that I designed and use. You can find the link to it below. The daily prayers is not the only guide I use. Below is another guide for missional prayers. […]

The Blessing of Imagination

February 25, 2021

“Behold, I am of small account; what shall I answer you? I lay my hand on my mouth.” (Job 40:4) “Therefore I have uttered what I did not understand, things too wonderful for me, which I did not know.” (Job 42:3) God has given us many gifts. Some of the gifts God has given us […]

5 Options When We Disagree

February 22, 2021

“In the multitude of words sin is not lacking, but he who restrains his lips is wise.” (Prov. 10:19) “There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.” (Prov. 12:18) We live in a culture that rushes to comment on every event and every word. We are tempted […]

Christian Conversations

February 11, 2021

“For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’” (Galatians 5:14) We live in a polarized world. People have opinions about everything. We judge people on where they get their news, which athletes they cheer for, and which products they buy. We accuse people of being fearful if […]

Life Isn’t Fair, and We Shouldn’t Expect It to Be

February 3, 2021

People want life to be fair, but as Christians, we cannot expect this. Life is not fair for Christians because we are to do good while others do bad. We are to tell the truth even if others lie. We are to love while others hate. We are to seek peace as those around us […]

A Christian View of Change

January 27, 2021

Eden, Ark, Sojourning, Egypt, Wilderness, Promised Land, Divided Kingdom, Exile, Diaspora, Roman Rule The two constants throughout the Bible are God and change. The people of God continually find themselves in changing situations. Often, God is the initiator of change. He invites us to follow him. He invites us to take risks. At the same […]