Devotionals

Distant, Not Dismissive

Distant. That’s the way of the Christian life at times. The feeling of being distant from non-believers, marginal Christians, family, and friends seeps into our beings as we feel adrift in the culture that we live in. 6am coffee on a mid-summer morning brings little comfort as the birds chirp in hope that a reprieve… Read More Distant, Not Dismissive

Devotionals

Taking a Moment to Reflect

Life is often hectic. A whirlwind of deadlines, appointments, dinner dates, and homework often dashes in and out on a daily basis. Time for coffee, exercise, and prayer is sidelined when our phones are glued to our hands with texts from the circle of busyness and agendas are ingrained into our thinking. We never take… Read More Taking a Moment to Reflect

Christian Living, Five Minute Friday

Getting Past the Cultural Comfort Zone in Faith

Romans 12:2 NIV Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God’s will is—his good, pleasing and perfect will. We are conforming. Little by little, our Christian thinking becomes less and we look for a new way to incorporate… Read More Getting Past the Cultural Comfort Zone in Faith