Grant – Friend of God and Disciple

As I write this my new friend is on a phone call. A flip phone that is about to die as he tries to get ahold of his wife. The coffee shop was pretty packed on this Friday. I think Fridays have become the day that many decide to work from a coffee shop. My normal is...

State of Emergency

  There I was caught in the temptation to make something bigger than it really was. Chaos was all around me in my mind, in the environment. Knocking on all doors to seep into my heart and take away my established peace. I had found myself feeling dry and spread...

Drop the bat. Pick up a feather.

When it comes to myself, I have the tendency to have standards the size of Mt. Everest. In some ways this is an amazing thing, but when it comes to grace and loving myself well, it usually doesn’t play out successful. These standards that I have placed on myself seem...

Pull Up Your Own Chair

Growing up in the church, it was instilled in me to love others well as we are all called to serve. I honestly loved to help; however, Jesus’ model of transforming the world around us is to love God with everything we have and then love our neighbor the way we love...

Resting

Many have asked about how I rest after a big trip. So I did my best to formulate my heart in words and share. I am learning after this trip that resting can never be put in a formula and there is so much to be learned in resting. So many times after major events in my...
Your heart is not a hotel. Pt 2 “Transition”

Your heart is not a hotel. Pt 2 “Transition”

How does one transition from the hotel life to a home life? I think that is the golden question of our lives and it will be a continued walk for us all. I wish I could offer you a formula that would work every time and for every relationship. A quick $19.99 pill to...