CS Lewis said something in The Abolition of Man that has never left me. Only a man that has had a brush with God would be able to say it with conviction. “To exist is human but to know that you exist is divine.” It is a simple yet profound statement and something we can … Continue reading

Full Send Surrender

Headline read, Starship did not want to self-destruct and continued flying for 40 seconds after receiving the self-destruct signal What million dollar rocket wants to self destruct? Hey Hans Solo, you received transmission a while back about your ship's impending destruction. The yellow error message went to a dark foreboding red. Low fuel, too much … Continue reading Full Send Surrender

The Bitter Depths of Deep Work

Each heart knows its own bitterness, and no-one else can share its joy. Proverbs 14:10 NIV Observation: When you do deep work, you get to the bottom of your own bitterness AND joy! If you try and share what you discover, it is somewhat impossible, and even unfruitful, to share it with others who have … Continue reading The Bitter Depths of Deep Work

For my Sons in the Faith

Start by praying a dangerous prayer of commitment; "Father, make me like Jesus by whatever means." Read John chapters 13-17... It's the map on abiding in Christ and meant to be an all day every day carry. John 13 is where Jesus washes the disciples feet and shares communion with them. This is where it … Continue reading For my Sons in the Faith

Branded to Christ, the Maker’s Mark

[For my determined purpose is] that I may know Him [that I may progressively become more deeply and intimately acquainted with Him, perceiving and recognizing and understanding the wonders of His Person more strongly and more clearly], and that I may in that same way come to know the power outflowing from His resurrection [which … Continue reading Branded to Christ, the Maker’s Mark