Tag Archives: relationships

Uncommon Love

Someone I love very much said something that annoyed me, and my immediate response was a cynical thought: “That’s just the way they are.” Immediately the Holy Spirit answered me with: “No they’re not, they’re holy.” That little exchange brought … Continue reading

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Appreciating People

This Christmas season has been suddenly struck with the tragedy of the senseless murder of innocent lives in Newtown. It has also sent an equally sudden wake up call across the country for folks to appreciate the relationships in their lives. Continue reading

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Extreme Grace

In the last few months I’ve spent a lot of time developing relationships with people who don’t have a personal relationship with Christ. One of the compelling characteristics I’ve observed in many of them is their eagerness to serve others. … Continue reading

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Relational prosperity

I’ve been finding an interesting development happening in relationships. I’m finding the power of God being released in them, and it looks very different than what I’ve seen in the past Continue reading

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Holy Crap!

A couple days ago a person I’m close to did something that irritated me. NEWS FLASH! It wasn’t anything serious. This particular individual often does that kind of thing, and just as often, I get irritated. Kind of like Pavlov’s … Continue reading

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Seek the welfare of your city

Seek the welfare of your city. The integrated life of Christ in us is a most powerful thing. Continue reading

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Mere Man & Monuments

Today I read that the bankrupt Crystal Cathedral is being sold to the Catholic Church. The journalist referred to the Cathedral as “a monument of 20th century modernist architecture.” I am reminded of king Saul who made a monument in … Continue reading

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Courage

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and go do that, because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” Continue reading

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Family Room News

David will be traveling to North Carolina in May. Continue reading

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Open Heart Open Home

I’ve recently been enjoying the book Open Heart Open home by Karen Burton Mains. It’s one of those books that I’ve had forever, OK it was written in 1976. Close enough. Anyway, it’s not what I expected. I thought it … Continue reading

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