Dallas Willard’s classic work “The Spirit of the Disciplines” explains why and how spiritual disciplines are vital for transformation into the character of Christ as his disciples.
Book Review: Spiritual Direction
Many longing for a deeper awareness of the presence of God in their lives have rediscovered the special relationship known as spiritual direction.
Book Review: Big Questions, Worthy Dreams
Big Questions, Worthy Dreams: Mentoring Emerging Adults in Their Search for Meaning, Purpose, and Faith Sharon D. Parks My rating: 3 of 5 stars This is one of the books that higher ed professionals have mentioned to me over and over again with regard to the interest in “spirituality” among college students. So, when a […]
Devotions: Beatitudes (8) — Persecution
You’re blessed when your commitment to God provokes persecution. The persecution drives you even deeper into God’s kingdom. Not only that—count yourselves blessed every time people put you down or throw you out or speak lies about you to discredit me. What it means is that the truth is too close for comfort and they […]
Devotions: Beatitudes (7) — God’s Peace Corps
Can the ordinary believer be a peacemaker? The answer, says Jesus, is a resounding YES!