The broken, ugly, hurtful situations made up of our disappointments, failures, and great losses also contain measures of faith and love and light. We don’t see them at those dark moments. We don’t feel its presence because we are overwhelmed by the pain and darkness. But it’s there nonetheless. It […]
Why do people question God’s existence? Maybe it’s because God’s people are sending the wrong message.
My attention span seems too short for me to develop a healthy prayer life but it doesn’t mean I don’t believe in its power.
I’m caught up in Your presence I just want to sit here at Your feet I’m caught up in this holy moment I never want to leave Oh, I’m not here for blessing Jesus, You don’t owe me anything More than anything that You can do I just want You […]
“The Lord Is my shepherd I lack nothing” Lack nothing when All out of control? Certainty when […]
My current work in progress may be my most autobiographical telling of my spiritual journey.
A revolutionary, radical, and fulfilling life is to live justly, to do righteousness, and to adore God. “This is what the Lord says: Do what is just and right. Rescue from the hand of the oppressor the one who has been robbed. Do no wrong or violence to the foreigner, […]
My wife and I enjoy a good fantasy. In many of them, a portal into another world or dimension is discovered. The portal to God is open always once we commit our lives to Him. It’s something I often take for granted but for which I will strive to gain […]
” ‘I want more than happiness,” Marcy testifies, “I want joy and completeness,’” A River Bend, Page 178
Another Sunday morning and Marcy sleeps in. Going to church was never habit-forming for her before her brother, Lee finally encouraged her to go. After Josh left, attending feels awkward and Marcy feels out of place. Marcy hates feeling like she doesn’t belong and she definitely despises feeling unwanted. At […]