Lover.

I’ve been reading again. Two great books by Shane Claiborne- “Jesus for President” and “The Irresistible Revolution.” I’ve pulled out a few quotes from The Irresistible Revolution, though it’s such a great book I would recommend you just read the whole thing. I feel like this is exactly what I have been looking for. I’ve […]

Back to Pride

“Shouldn’t I be grateful that God showed this stuff to me rather than connecting the theology to my identity and then using it to distinguish myself from inferiors who haven’t figured it out?” – Searching for God Knows What by Donald Miller This is something that I have been struggling with lately. Once again, everything […]

Total Forgiveness

So I’ve read about five books this week, bringing me even closer to my goal of 20 for the year. Almost every single one of the books I’ve read has been great and really got me thinking, but I definitely agree with what Rob Parsons claims on the front of R. T. Kendall’s book “Total […]

Prayer. Or lack thereof.

At book club this week we were reading Brother Lawrence’s “The Practice of the Presence of God.” Which is quite ironic, seeing as how I haven’t felt God’s presence in quite awhile. As tall Paul pointed out, people often spend lots of time thinking ABOUT God, but not much time WITH God. I have definitely […]