I’m an introvert. In my lowest seasons of fatigue, fear, and spiritual wandering I curl up in my shell like a hermit crab and wait for the noise outside to die down. For everyone and everything to just go away. My best friends are those who continually reach out to me, who load me on…… Continue reading A Turn on the Mat: The Gift of Weakness in the Community of Faith
Who will save us if we don’t keep striving–and quickly?
Why it matters that we are not our own.
Trusting God when the edge of newness is near.
Expect the unexpected.
Lessons on neighborliness from the God who moves right in with us
A heartening lesson from the one who went before us.
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Surprising lessons on stillness from a familiar Psalm.
Our senior pastor preached a couple of weeks ago on the John 14 and the promise of the Holy Spirit. The Greek word used for the Spirit in this passage can be translated dozens of ways, from comforter to encourager to helper to guide. Dale Brunner translates it “true friend.” The NRSV and the NIV…… Continue reading Encourager, Guide, Comforter… Doula? * 10 Minute Devotional