How Vulnerability to God Stabilizes Us

Life can sneak up on us with shakings that leave us scared stiff, or at the very least, overwhelmed. Pressures swell to deafening levels with all the storms and stresses of life. Bills rise. Bodies break. Losses wound. Relationships fail. … Read more

The Resolution to Desire Him

The opening of the new year and the lingering quiet of January is always a sacred space to me. It’s a time to reflect and renew and recalibrate. And always at the top of my reflections and prayers for renewed fervor … Read more

When the Path Disappoints

  At the middle of my life I’ve found moments of panicky hesitance I didn’t know I would – a sense of anxious disappointment I didn’t expect. If I’m honest, facing forty has left me skidding my feet against the pavement … Read more

When He Turns Shame to Radiance

He didn’t mean to unearth it, didn’t know it was hiding so deep beneath the surface, out of sight and decades in the shadows. But that’s what love does, it presses in so close and so invasively, that fears and … Read more

Why We Need Capacity for God More than Ever

I hadn’t seen it before, the way I’d been leaving Him there, waiting. Ironically, I thought I was the one waiting on Him and He the one delaying in answer. Then it dawned on me. I’d lost capacity. And He … Read more

Loving Jesus and His Return [Video]

Whether we call it eschatology or end-times, sometimes we distance ourselves from the subject of Jesus’ Return without even realizing it. Our hesitance could be due to the  the many differing opinions that arise, or the strange symbols we see in the book … Read more