Self-sustaining people are not sustained by God. Unshackle yourself from the burden that the results of your striving rest with you. Let loose the chains of the sentiment that your intellect must be matched by equal intellect to be considered valid. Truth is truth. And its power lies in God’s power, not your own. … More You’re Not That Powerful.
Contrary to popular belief and promulgated headlines, you don’t have to agree with every viewpoint to show compassion. Radical investment in relationship actually illuminates truth. But it takes effort. In our fallen state, relationship is not natural… but it is absolutely necessary. … More I don’t usually post about these things, but…
Christian movement does not produce results normally ascribed to a prosperous society. And that is ok. So, what does it produce? … More Cause & Effect
Control. We crave it. But are we willing to set aside personal ambitions, if it means just one would turn to Jesus? Our calling is bigger than our little empires. … More Little Empires
We need an external reference, and if that reference point is something or someone temporal, the end point of how we see ourselves is also… temporal. How differently would you live life if you understood there is a Creator who loves you enough to allow you find your IDENTITY in relationship with Him? … More I am.
Imagine… a God willing to personally step in and experience the fleeting moments of existence without life, so all of creation would never have to experience them ever again. Freedom is a moment away. … More Suffering Beyond the Suffering
God has a plan for you. But NOT at the expense of His promised life and calling in the present.
The truth is… there is no higher, bigger, more influential, or more important calling than where God has you currently. Period. … More Distant Plans