“Why me?” You hear people ask questions like this all the time. Or… “What did I do to deserve this?” Maybe you’re even one of them? I know I used to be and still lapse back into THINKING this type of thing every now and then when things get really tough. But after reading a [...]
Category: Experiencing God
“To worship is to quicken the conscience by the holiness of God, to feed the mind with the truth of God, to purge the imagination by the beauty of God, to open the heart to the love of God, to devote the will to the purpose of God.” –William Temple I try really hard to [...]
Do people go to the Grand Canyon to increase their self-esteem? Probably not. This is, at least, a hint that the deepest joys in life come not from savoring the self, but from seeing splendor.
Have you ever felt like we were missing it?
It’s crazy if you think about it. The God of the universe – the Creator of nitrogen and pine needles…galaxies and E-minor – loves us with a radical, unconditional, self-sacrificing love. And what’s our typical response? We go to church, sing some songs and try not to cuss.
How I Started To Want To Know God More…And Why You Should Care
A little over 2 weeks ago, this blog came into being and my first post was born. But if we go back a bit before then, it will help lay the foundation for what God has been doing in my life and how you can recognize it when He does similar things for you.
Have you ever missed an appointment with a friend or colleague? Now realize this. The Almighty God, creator of the heavens and the earth, everything that ever was, is and ever will be, maker of the universe and everything in it communicates with and speaks to you all the time – or trys to. There has never been a time or point in history when God stopped speaking to His children.