Freedom: Investing or Spending It

Freedom: Investing or Spending It

I hope you enjoyed your Fourth of July with family or friends yesterday. I hope it was a joyful celebration of freedom for you. Gem and I began the morning with an hour walk in our extended neighborhood. We ended the day hearing the neighbors fireworks (which didn’t...
Legalism: How to Love God’s Law Without It

Legalism: How to Love God’s Law Without It

The first line of An Unhurried Life says, “I’m a recovering speed addict—and I don’t mean the drug.” Well, I’m also recovering from legalism. There was a time when I loved having clear biblical rules by which to measure myself and others, but I too often did this with...
Investing Spiritual Freedom

Investing Spiritual Freedom

Here’s another bit of wisdom from one of my favorite Anglican spiritual directors from the last century: “It is the soul, the centre of our being, of which the will is the authentic voice, which chooses to sin. For this reason the real measure of every sin is the...