When Your Soul Feels Held Hostage by Hustle

If it ever feels like the fast-moving world is not only rushing around you but also within you, I have something I hope might help. For the last few months we've been working hard behind the scenes to make a short video series to help you create … [Read more]

So You Want to Be a Better Listener

I cried through communion yesterday and I still don't know why. Instead of falling into the  pattern of feeling either apologetic about my tears or grasping for a way to explain them to myself, I'm learning to embrace this sometimes oddly timed … [Read more]

For Your Weekend

May we be the kind of listeners who offer kind eyes and open hearts. May we ask curious questions and leave agendas at the door. May we swallow the I-told-you-so's and let the minutes fall gently away as we sit beside the people in our company … [Read more]

For Your Weekend

May the deep reds of summer delight your senses as well as your soul. May the fruits, the flowers, and the freedom remind you of God's provision, attention, and care. As you eat the tomatoes and berries, gaze at soft petals and blazing sunsets, see … [Read more]

Let’s Share What We Learned in June

It's the end of June and that means it’s time to share what we’ve learned. If you’re new around here, this is a regular practice we engage in together, as we are learning the value of looking back before moving forward. I'll leave the linky up open … [Read more]

For Your Weekend

May the blues of summertime rise up to meet you, from the pale salt of the sea to the western morning sky. Let the superman ice cream drip down your arm and the pool chlorine fade your swimsuit from red to pink. Don't be afraid to dive into deep, … [Read more]