Wisdom: Living in Touch with Reality

Wisdom: Living in Touch with Reality

I tend to be hypervigilant when it comes to trying to stay safe or making sure I have what I need. I tend to think ahead about possible bad scenarios that might arise, and what I’ll do if they do arise. I’m probably not the only one who does this. So when I read the...
Lent: Exhaling Hurry, Inhaling Grace

Lent: Exhaling Hurry, Inhaling Grace

Last week, I talked about a growing community of friends who will be joining Gem and me for An Unhurried Lent. We’ll begin three weeks from today on March 6, Ash Wednesday. So, again, why Lent? What’s the big deal? Some resist practices like Lent and other similar...
Podcast: Preparing for an Unhurried Lent

Podcast: Preparing for an Unhurried Lent

In less than a month we enter the season of Lent. We invite you to enter this season with us as we prepare for An Unhurried Lent, living faithfully in our following of Jesus. Today on the podcast we’ll talk a little about Lent in general, then we’ll unpack the more...
Practicing an Unhurried Lent

Practicing an Unhurried Lent

The practice of Lent has become a place of grace for me over the last number of years. Some feel that Lent is a failure to recognize that our salvation is rooted in grace. But Lent isn’t about earning favor. It’s actually about recognizing the habits in our lives that...