What are you seeking?

I went to the gym. I heard a great offer on the phone. I wanted to see if it was true. I met Sam. She said, “What are you looking for?” I told her about my fitness journey. She told me what the gym could do to help. Jesus was near by John (the one […]

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Asking God for help with love.

Happy Monday, friend. I realized that Paul’s letters, most of them, were written with people in mind. He knew them, or some of them, and as he looked at what they were facing, and listened to God, and started writing (or dictating), he was thinking about actual people. And as I write, from time to […]

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Maybe we need to learn to listen.

Jesus spent time with crowds and had compassion for multitudes and children. But he often took his disciples away from the crowds so that he could teach them and talk with them. When we map parts of his journeys, it looks like he lost his compass and led his disciples aimlessly in the wilderness. And often, […]

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Only in a special place?

This month, we’re talking about talking with God (commonly known as praying). Today, Rich Dixon keeps us thinking about that. Three times each day, Daniel prayed in a special place. He got on his knees in an upstairs room where the windows opened toward Jerusalem. He continued even when it got him in trouble with the king. […]

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