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

Posts Tagged ‘Christianity

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 […]

3 Musts for the Post-COVID Church

March 23, 2021

As more and more people get vaccinated, state and local officials will begin to ease up on mask mandates and other restrictions associated with COVID-19. Churches will also make changes to their policies, and we will begin a new normal. Life will not be what it once was. It is impossible to pick up where […]

The Grand Canyon and God’s Beauty

March 20, 2021

“One thing have I asked of the Lord, that will I seek after: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze upon the beauty of the Lord…” (Psalm 27:4) I don’t know when I first learned about the Grand Canyon. It must have been when […]

Mercy Now

March 7, 2021

“Blessed are the merciful, for they shall receive mercy.” (Matt. 5:7) “Go and learn what this means, ‘I desire mercy, not sacrifice.” (Matt. 9:13) “[The merciful] share in other people’s need, debasement, and guilt. They have an irresistible love for the lowly, the sick, for those who are in misery, for those who are demeaned […]

6 Things to Remember When Reaching Out to Millennials and Gen Z

March 3, 2021

There have always been tensions between generations. One generation does things one way, and the next generation decides they will do it differently. Christians are especially concerned with younger generations because a large portion of them are leaving the faith and not coming back. Like the generations before them, they see the world differently than […]

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 […]