Running Again

We tend to worship God on Sundays, but spend the rest of our week running from one obligation to the next, hobbling back in the next week exhausted and in desperate need of refreshment. When [...]

Give Us a King!

These days, we outsource a lot of our lives. But our spiritual lives aren't one of those things. How can we embrace the responsibility and freedom of an unmediated relationship with God?

Short Term 12 (This is Grace)

Short Term 12. This is Grace. — Grace (answering the phone at the Short Term 12 group home) You probably didn’t hear about Short Term 12. Which is too bad, because this is one of the best [...]

Why Do We Pray In Jesus Name, Amen?

I grew up in church, so I learned that when you end a prayer, you say, “In Jesus’ name, Amen.” It didn’t matter what we were praying for – health, security, God’s presence, others’ prosperity, [...]