Jesus said, in Matthew 11:28-29: "Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you'll recover your life. I'll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won't lay anything … Continue reading The Unforced Rhythms of Grace
I borrowed that line from John Pavolvitz. John is a pastor and writer (www.johnpavlovitz.com) who has spoken to my heart and soul many many times in the last year or so (since I discovered him). The tag line on his blog is "Stuff That Needs To Be Said." And he's not afraid of … Continue reading Stuff That Needs to be Said
Matthew 10:6-9 from the Message - "Go to the lost, confused people right here in the neighborhood. Tell them that the kingdom is here. Bring health to the sick. Raise the dead. Touch the untouchables. Kick out the demons. You have been treated generously, so live generously."Go to the people in the neighborhood. Now I … Continue reading Is That What It Means?
I've thought and struggled a lot over the last couple of years - even longer - with the whole idea of God's plan.Knowing He has a plan. But knowing I can't see it.Trusting that He's behind all of the moving parts - but not understanding the direction of those parts.Wondering what is the work … Continue reading Pieces and Parts of God’s Plan
Sometimes you just need to be quiet. Sometimes you just need to turn off the noise. Sometimes you just need to focus on the basics of life. Who you love. Who loves you. Who died for you. Who gave you life forever. What really matters. And what … Continue reading Sometimes you just need to be quiet…..