39 and the journey

By | 2018-01-16T06:48:42+00:00 March 12th, 2016|

  Today I turn 39. One soul-training exercise that I do: create space to remember God's faithfulness. Part of that process is letting go of the frailty fixations of my false self (i.e. regret), and I believe part of that process is inviting Holy Spirit to give me proper perspective on what really matters in [...]

Musings on living simply and wandering tendencies

By | 2018-01-17T22:36:03+00:00 December 31st, 2014|

Sometimes when you pray for something to develop within your character, God allows things in your life to form that specific quality in you. You know what I mean, right? You pray for patience and many opportunities to practice patience arise. Whether it's just a renewed and heightened awareness of it, or new situations actually [...]

Being Dangerous

By | 2014-08-29T14:37:06+00:00 August 18th, 2012|

Too long have followers of Jesus settled for religious compliance and inoffensive comportment. Too long have rank and file Christians delegated the dangerous life of following Jesus to the professionals, believing them best suited for the radical engagement with the world that Jesus models. Too long have we believed that the highest goal of Christianity [...]