If we want things to be on earth as they are in heaven, we have to start believing that we can exist on earth as we will in heaven. We have to let go of our brokenness to step fully into the freedom we have been offered, but we cannot claim both.Read More
"The only thing that counts is faith expressing itself through love. You were running a good race. Who cut in on you and kept you from obeying the truth? You, my brothers and sisters were called to be free...serve one another in love." Galatians 5:6-7, 13
What caught my attention was not the truth that I have heard my entire life: you are free, so live free. No, what caught my attention was the follow up to that: you are free and you know it, but someone or something is inhibiting you from fully experiencing that.Read More
"Every time we witness an injustice and do not act, we train our character to be passive in it's presence and thereby eventually lose all ability to defend ourselves and those we love."
Every time we witness an injustice. Every time we vote for or about injustice. Have we as Christians joined the side of the oppressor of our other brothers and sisters, and is there any coming back?Read More