"Letting go isn't one step but many. Its a winding, spiraling process that happens on deep levels. And we must begin at the beginning by confronting our ambivalence." Sue Monk Kidd The sun is about to dip behind the trees outside our bedroom this afternoon. I hear it beckoning me to sit in its ... Read More about My Yearning To Discover Her
Already in those days, I noticed a loosening up of my theology. I don’t know how I hadn’t realized it before. The constricting belt around my mind and heart was becoming unbearable. I started to see how it kept me from moving freely and exploring certain ideas, thoughts, and books that I’d always ... Read More about They Don’t Prepare You For This In Missionary Training
"I've never met a sixty-year-old who believes all the same things in every respect that he did when he was thirty. Not one. Beliefs change. So let's not be too dogmatic at any age. We might very well be arguing with a future version of our own selves." Ted Dekker I attempted to explain the ... Read More about The Continual Death & Resurrection of My Faith
You have to admit your desire to see, to find, to explore the new and also reacquaint yourself with the old. You have to open the door or crack a window, let the fresh air in and feel the winds of adventure ignite your creativity and set loose your imagination. You have to follow your heart ... Read More about You Have To Do This
Beauty wants to arrest you today. Can you hear its soft sirens blaring? Quick! Pull of to the side of the road. Stop for a second. Listen and linger in this moment of heaven on earth. Notice how a little smile rips across your tight lips as beauty releases you from every burden. Then ... Read More about Arrested.