Strong Affections

Strong Affections

The love for self is a terribly strong force, but Christ calls us to die daily. He calls us to deny ourselves, take up our cross and follow Him, and that’s mind-blowing, or more like ‘flesh-destroying’. There are seasons in which we experience weakness in the worst...
Love Is Messy Business

Love Is Messy Business

Opportunities to love sometimes come wrapped in undesirable packages. God calls us to be like Him in how we love others. Sometimes we have a picture of love that is so easy, breezy, and sweet. Just give a smile, we say. Just be nice. But love is messy and hard. A...
Wired to Worship

Wired to Worship

We are wired to gush. We are wired to be in awe of something greater than us. We are worshippers, every last one of us, and we worship on a regular basis. Worship is when we give ourselves over to something or someone. When we submit our lives to the leadership of an...