Today I said goodbye to a psychiatrist who pumped new wind into the mental health sailboat I’ve been chartering for the last 5 years.Read More
I once had a girl email me and ask how I heard from God. She said she was a little annoyed by me and the way I would write as if God and I were casually chitchatting over coffee every morning.
I reference it a lot in my writing. God whispered. God spoke. God said. I realize I address God as if we are sitting down together for morning coffee and he is dictating my day for me. I also realize that it doesn’t really work that way.
I never want to come off like God whispers to wake me up in the morning or I hear this slow, steady, streaming voice throughout my daily interactions, as if he’s the voice of Siri.Read More
In need of a new Bible Study? This free 80-page study is all about following Jesus in a follower-obsessed culture.Read More
Instead of charging ahead into the year with goals all about health, fitness, productivity and business- what if we made the space to grow deeper with God? What if it wasn’t about a checkbox but simply because we wanted more of him?Read More
Step one: come to the table with all the experience you have so far. Don’t belittle it. Don’t strap words like “not enough” or “too much” to the things you do. Just bring it all with you because it all counts.Read More
I'm excited to introduce you to six books which were pivotal in my own faith. Books that helped me ask my questions. Books that pushed me into prayer. Books that opened my eyes.Read More
I am learning to rejoice in low-to-the-ground terrain because so much growth waits for me there. I need only lean into it. The valley does not mean you're on lockdown, it means your growth is precious to God.Read More
An essay on being mindful of what you tell yourself. Be kind.Read More
I think faith is like a muscle. We have to train it. We have to push it. We have to build it. As I train in the gym, I realize that I can only take on more weight when I've learned how to properly handle the weight in front of me. I think faith is the same way. You dig. You pray. You experience something. Your faith grows. More comes. More struggle. More hard stuff. And, as you stay in the fight, your capacity grows as well.Read More