This is the second part of a blog (Hunger) that I wrote several years ago. I had the bulk of this written back in May 2016 but never finished or posted. So let’s dive back in! This is very timely in light of the Lenten season. People all across the globe are fasting and seeking … More Increasing Our Hunger for God
I had an interesting experience recently. I began to pray something to the effect that Christians would be open to the supernatural. Then all of a sudden I realized, mid-prayer, how ridiculous that sounded as it came out of my mouth – praying that we would believe that God could work in supernatural ways. Merriam-Webster … More God – the Supernatural?
Sometimes I get frustrated and overwhelmed with life. I see the glass half empty. Sometimes I feel alone. It seems like the choices that I’ve made have amounted to nothing. Sometimes old wounds rear their ugly heads and remind me that I’m still broken. I want to isolate and hide myself instead of being vulnerable … More Sometimes
Merriam-Webster.com defines hunger as this: Hunger: a: a craving or urgent need for food or a specific nutrient b: an uneasy sensation occasioned by the lack of food c: a weakened condition brought about by prolonged lack of food a strong desire :craving<a hunger for success It is more than a peaked interest in something. It’s a need. … More Hunger
Today I want to share a raw piece of my heart, and a part of the downside of my life that you won’t see from my social media highlight reel and others that have found themselves going down a more off-beaten path. There are two sides (at least) to everyone’s story. Let’s never forget that. … More The Smell of Christmas
Knowing something in our heads is much different than truly believing something. I’m actually surprised at myself sometimes by the things that bubble up, from somewhere deep, deep down inside of me. I know so many of God’s truths. It’s super easy to read a Scripture or echo one, but it’s a different thing altogether … More When Push Comes to Shove
My current car-less lifestyle has caused me to slow way down. The previous two months I was running like crazy, sometimes coming and going from my place 5 different times a day. It’s not my favorite way to do life, but I had briefly committed to more than I should have. My life these past … More Control, Trust and Our Little Boxes