A just God is a hard idea to swallow.
One that would determine good and evil, one that would carry out judgment upon the earth. We struggle to believe that a perfectly just God is a good thing, that wrath has a purpose.
But secretly I think we’re all yearning for a perfectly just God. Continue reading “We Yearn For A Just God”
I have never met a human that always has the right words, and if I ever do I will immediately ask them for their secret. Continue reading “Why We Should All Steal Spiritual Language”
In the first seven months of 2019, I not only had read as many books as I did by the end of 2018 – I increased that number by 50 percent. And, I still have several months left in the year to keep reading.
How did I hit such an increase? I started believing that audiobooks counted. Continue reading “Audiobooks Count As Books Too”
“If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world.”
These words that C.S. Lewis penned into Mere Christianity come to my mind at the strangest of times. The rest of his thought continues: Continue reading “Sweetness, Sadness, and Longing For The Lord”
When I’m spending time with other believers and we start asking how we can pray for one another, I often pause. Continue reading “Let’s Not Compare Need For Need”
I am self-sufficient. I have it all together. I am never in need of assistance. Continue reading “Kingdom Economy Turns My Need Into Currency”
You don’t know me, but I know you. Or, more precisely, I know the end result of your actions.
You see, I adopted the dog that was once yours. Continue reading “An Open Letter To My Rescue Dog’s Former People”