Working With God: Water Into Wine

Working With God: Water Into Wine

Lately, I’ve been making my way slowly through the gospel of John in the mornings. Rather than racing to finish reading it, I’ve been taking the unhurried route, reading until something catches my attention, speaks to my heart or seems nourishing to me. It’s one...
The Hard Work of Overcoming Myself

The Hard Work of Overcoming Myself

We live in a culture of competition. We love hearing news about who is the fastest, the richest, the strongest, the smartest. We revel in superlatives. But superlatives, by definition, deal in the tiniest of quantities. There aren’t dozens of gold medal winners in an...
Podcast: The Unhurried Way of Love

Podcast: The Unhurried Way of Love

In these weeks following Easter, our church community has been focusing on “Resurrection: A New Life of Love.” The essence of the risen life is love. Living a risen life is living in Jesus’ way of love. We live in Southern California, and it can be a very hurried...