Should it be difficult to be a Christian?

Grace fueled connectedness. I’ve often heard from seriously spiritual people that things like spiritual “disciplines” such as prayer, service, Bible reading, and worship should be hard work. These folks sometimes like to set themselves up as more “spiritual” than the rest by laying out requirements such as praying for multiple…

Dreams

There’s nothing more exciting than getting a dream from God.  For those who don’t know this about me, I’ve been an insomniac my entire life.  I sleep when I can, but often sleep is a struggle and as a result, I rarely recall my dreams.  So when I awake in…

Gossip, The Real Enemy – Written 2015

When Christ and the Apostles talked about gossip it was never categorized.  It was never said that if the gossip was “the truth” it was somehow ok.  Why?  Because “truth” is a highly subjective thing.  You think you’re telling “the truth”, but everything you believe is filtered through your own life…