In All Things

In All Things

We like to put things in boxes. When you think about it, we’ve been doing it since the Garden—one of the first things Adam did was to name everything he saw. It’s what language is all about; describing everything we can see to those who can’t. It’s communication,...
Tension is Agency in Action

Tension is Agency in Action

There’s an age old riddle, “What happens when an unstoppable force meets an immovable object?” The riddle’s about paradox, two things existing in the same space, which should not be able to. If the force is truly unstoppable, the object cannot be...
The Constancy of God

The Constancy of God

A while back, I was looking through my old meditation journals from several years ago – when my world, as I knew it, was coming to an end. What saved my everything was what I was learning about who God wanted to be for me. I didn’t know it then, but those crippling...
Living from the Inside Out

Living from the Inside Out

We can choose to make life an adventure or the cause of our anxiety. The way we think about God is the most important issue in this life. It is the center of all our thoughts, words and actions. When we know Presence as a tangible reality then all our perspectives and...
What in Heaven Are You Astonished By?

What in Heaven Are You Astonished By?

I love being confident in God. I love both the Living Word who is present in my life, and I love the word that is scripture. I love the language of God. It is full of promises and permission. “Everything is yes and Amen in Christ.” When we act from our placement in...
Every Problem Has a Provision Attached to It

Every Problem Has a Provision Attached to It

It is impossible to grow in faith unless you have something to overcome. Life is about how we meet problems, difficulties, and adversity and in the process of learning how we rise up and surmount such obstacles. An authentic life in the spirit requires both training...