Ditch those video games, avoid the television, and get hooked in with reading again.
How do we claim God’s gift of beauty and sing songs of freedom without giving in to cynicism?
“It’s the people, Derek. Nature is beautiful and the lake is pretty, but if you want to see God you have to open your eyes to the people.”
I love the way the morning light pours in from the east, filtering through the trees until it fills up our kitchen and – along with the aroma of fresh-brewed coffee – invites me into each brand new day.
Irrespective of big-picture questions regarding time and eternity, and just like us, Jesus responded to the stimuli around him and made decisions in the moment, in real time.
The English language includes upwards of a half million words, but the average working vocabulary has been variously estimated between 10,000 and 25,000…
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. –
what happens when we look at God through the structure – the framework -of the Christian faith, and then look back at the world through the compassionate eyes of Jesus.
Faith is a combination of believing and then choosing to reinforce what we believe via intentional spiritual disciplines
Today is a great day. It’s especially great because my friend Bruce McVey is not only being ordained