God’s Answer When We Feel Nothing

Perhaps you’ve experienced seasons where you were feeling little or nothing at all. You may even feel this way now: numb, empty, wondering why. Maybe this is simply while spending time in God's presence. Or it could be what you feel most of the time, in every situation. I’ve personally been in such a season … Continue reading God’s Answer When We Feel Nothing

Honest Worship: With All We Are (Book Review)

I recently read a new book about worship. The book, Honest Worship by Manuel Luz, is written for more than just worship leaders, singers and musicians; it is for every believer. Honest Worship provokes us to stay true to the heart of worship and the heart of what it means to be in relationship with … Continue reading Honest Worship: With All We Are (Book Review)

Experiencing God’s Love and Freedom in Spiritual Community

Did you know that some of the lies we struggle with can be extinguished as we do life in community?  There are some lies we can be set free from especially as we do life with others in community. Things that can only be proven to us when we are not alone, not isolated nor … Continue reading Experiencing God’s Love and Freedom in Spiritual Community

Squashing Religious Hindrances: The Ragamuffin Gospel (Book Review)

Far too often the truth of God’s grace has been polluted with legalism, rules and religion, hindering the children of God from the fullness of a life-giving, intimate relationship with their Creator-Father, from receiving the acceptance and love purchased for them by Christ on Calvary. I recently read a book that helps fight against this … Continue reading Squashing Religious Hindrances: The Ragamuffin Gospel (Book Review)

Go Deep Right Where You Are: Come Matter Here (Book Review)

Come Matter Here by Hannah Brencher brings us an important message: "Be where your feet are." Stay, go deep with others and make a difference where you are. We often tend toward spending our lives waiting for the next big thing, that call to a certain place or event in our lives. So few stay … Continue reading Go Deep Right Where You Are: Come Matter Here (Book Review)