On-Fire

It’s amazing what one person inflamed by the Spirit of God can accomplish. My wife and I lead a weekly youth outreach in our home. This week we had a guest speaker – a young man named Drew who just returned from six-months of missionary training. Drew is now as on-fire for Jesus as just …

Process

Too often, we focus on achieving, when we should be paying attention to process. The question is not, “When will things be different?” It is, “What is one thing I can do today to get a bit closer to the difference that God desires for me?” This approach takes the pressure off me (enabling me …

Lonely? Good.

Ever feel lonely? A.W. Tozer said (The Saint Must Walk Alone) that we who follow the Lord should feel alone ... displaced in this world ... increasingly isolated from others as we press closer to Him. In fact, if we don't sometimes feel lonely, maybe we are too in love with this world. I love it when …

Oh Fudge

It's Christmas and I have done many things fitting for the day that we honor Christ's human birth - I read a few more pages in a classic biography about an incredibly devout pastor (Robert Murray M'Cheyne, by Andrew Bonar), I spent time in the Bible with my wife and kids, and now we're getting ready to watch a biblical movie (The Nativity Story). All …

The Ultimate Journey

This blog is about the greatest journey in the world - that of becoming more increasingly like Jesus Christ, to the glory of God. I'm look forward to sharing thoughts about this journey with you.