Retreats: What Are They and Why Make Them?

Retreats: What Are They and Why Make Them?

Scroll to the bottom of this post to download a free Retreat eBook that includes a schedule for a 24-hour retreat, with options for a half-day and full-day retreats. Over the years, I’ve led or been part of countless retreats: youth retreats, couples retreats, men’s...
What More Could I Want?

What More Could I Want?

Sometimes, when I’m laying in bed falling to sleep, or just when I awaken in the morning, I call to mind the first line of Psalm 23 in a somewhat paraphrased form: The Lord is my shepherd,       What more could I want? The paraphrase isn’t original with me, but I...

Praying Like Jesus

How do we learn to pray? The first disciples learned by what they witnessed in Jesus’s life. They asked him to teach them. Listen to this take on that theme: “Any honest consideration of the life of Jesus Christ is both shaking and humbling. Whence came such power?...