The words are simple enough– lay down your burdens. Take up your cross.
What if God wants me to give my living to Him, not just my life?
I want to take the lessons of sacrifice and of staying open to His leading that He has taught me, and I want to go.
You feel all thoughtful on New Year’s Eve, or at least like you should be thoughtful, looking back over the past year, looking forward to the next 365 days. You feel like maybe you should have something deep to say about the workings of the world, how you’ve changed and grown, all your goals and […]
David refused to give into doubt and fear. He knew that no harm could come to him, because his God was trustworthy.
What if we are limiting God’s ability to work in our lives because we’re not expecting Him to show up and do something amazing on a boring old Tuesday morning?
I would like to share, over a series of posts, a few of the spiritual disciplines that God has led me to over the last few years that have made a huge difference in my walk with Him.
Sometimes I wonder if there is any point at all to the time and energy these things require. We all want to make a difference. We want to see some kind of fruit for our work.
There is nothing beautiful or romantic or glamorous about Wednesday afternoon obedience.
I think that one of the hardest things God does in our lives is to put a desire in our heart and then make us wait before He fulfills that desire. Sometimes it’s more than just a wait– usually it’s more than just wait. Usually it’s a detour, the long way round, and often it […]