Hurts (part 2)

Sometimes we allow hurts that happen to us to spill over into the life of our relationships, families, and even the church. To be clear, there are times when God makes provision for us to move away from abusive relationships or false teaching in order to protect us...

Hurts

One of the realities of being an authentic worshiper of the Lord Jesus Christ is the privilege and burden of interacting with hurting people.  This is a part of the new life in Christ God has called us all to embrace. There are many reasons that people hurt, including...

In Your Gizzard (part 2)

In my last blog, I wrote that when we experience a life-changing transformation by God in the person of Jesus Christ, God’s Holy Spirit speaks to us in the innermost part of our being.  Dr. Sandra Brown once told me, “Listen to your gizzard. God will speak to you...

In Your Gizzard (part 1)

We all go through trying and difficult times in our life. Perhaps someone we love disappointed or even left us, or we made bad choices that hurt others and ourselves. Perhaps we’re just overwhelmed by the circumstances of our life. It’s especially important in moments...