Sabbath is a prominent theme throughout the scriptures. Sabbath is an environment and an attitude completely set apart for connection and reflection with God. Although scriptures convey that we need sabbath regularly, we sabotage that need with our sense of control. A villain inside of us says, I know what rest is. Sunday message from February 24, 2013.Read more "Identify: the Villain"
Identity crises are all around us. Most of us do not have to go any farther than ourselves to encounter a false identity. For some, the false identity, or fake name we give ourselves, is one made out of worldly power: Success, Recognition, Control, Perfection, Salary, Influence. For the others, the false identity has to do with […]Read more "Identify"
Many of us are intimidated and confused when it comes to spiritual practices like prayer, giving and fasting. Maybe we think the point is to be good at prayer, for instance. Then, maybe we see others who we think have mastered the art of praying, and we feel even more lost. Jesus says being good at spiritual […]Read more "High Resolution Living: Practicing Spirituality"
Jesus said that where your treasure is there your heart will be also. When we invest all of our trust, care and energy in money and what money can buy, our hearts decay slowly and secretly. We were meant to invest in treasures that last, because our hearts were created to last. Sunday message from […]Read more "High Resolution Living: Where Your Heart Is"