I am type A. I always need a plan. I like to make informed decisions, but to do so quickly. Making choices in life can be overwhelming. When new information comes my way, I usually feel rushed and pressured into choosing a direction. Continue reading “Satan Rushes, God Leads”
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”
“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”
Jackie Hill Perry, in explaining how it felt to face temptation as a newly redeemed woman, remembered some of the questions she asked herself:
“Is this what it feels like to be a Christian?…Is it to have a quiet war inside of yourself at all times? (Gay Girl, Good God)”