All About Flawed Lives, [Hope]

“Accepting the reality of our broken, flawed lives is the beginning of spirituality not because the spiritual life will remove our flaws but because we let go of seeking perfection and, instead, seek God, the one who is present in the tangledness of our lives.“  — Michael Yaconelli The principle is sound. We let goContinue reading “All About Flawed Lives, [Hope]”

WWJD?

“Be careful, however, that the exercise of your rights does not become a stumbling block to the weak. 10 For if someone with a weak conscience sees you, with all your knowledge, eating in an idol’s temple, won’t that person be emboldened to eat what is sacrificed to idols? 11 So this weak brother or sister, forContinue reading “WWJD?”

The Power of a Soul’s Gaze

  “One thing I ask from the Lord,     this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord     all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the Lord     and to seek him in his temple.” Psalm 27:4, (NIV) One thing: Not two or three. One. Something extraordinary. Not something noble orContinue reading “The Power of a Soul’s Gaze”

Nothing New Under the Sun

This post is one that I posted at my own blog over three years ago, but watching Pr. Lowe share his story so honestly here reminded me of it, and so I decided to share it. I know his story is one that has blessed others; I know because I am one of those peopleContinue reading “Nothing New Under the Sun”