The gospel gives us freedom to be honest. Honest with ourselves, with others and with God. Psalm 13 describes an … Continue reading An Anchor of Hope for the Dinghy of Despair
This Puritan prayer from The Valley of Vision enriched my soul today, enabling me to draw near to Jesus with fresh … Continue reading Drawing Near
In Matthew 6, Jesus teaches his disciples how to pray. One of the key phrases is to submit ourselves to … Continue reading Your Will be Done… or Mine?
In the days when Jehosaphat was King (see II Chronicles 20), neighboring armies marched against Judah. The people gathered to pray … Continue reading Jesus Works and I Watch: A Lesson from Jehosaphat
This Sunday I will be teaching from Psalm 77 on the subject of grief. In preparation, I have found this … Continue reading The Valley of Vision & the Paradox of the Gospel
A blog post by Dr. Ed Welch says that fighting sin is tiring. It is hard. Exhausting. And he is … Continue reading Fatigued from the Fight?
What do I do when life feels overwhelming and out of control? How about stop trying to play Atlas, and … Continue reading Stop Trying to Play Atlas