Our Uber Experience

  For those of you who have been keeping track of our transition to Arizona, you know it’s been a bumpy ride. There have been a series of setbacks and surprises making our move all the more adventurous, to say the least. I honestly haven’t had the heart to blog for the last few months. … More Our Uber Experience

Return With Singing

“So the ransomed of the Lord shall return, and come to Zion with singing; everlasting joy shall be upon their heads; they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away.” (Isaiah 51:11 NRSV) This picture was captured April 22nd, 2014, on the top of the property at Potter’s Inn (Divide, CO). … More Return With Singing

Soul-shaping Prayer

“Prayer is the light of the spirit, and the spirit, raised up to heaven by prayer, clings to God with the utmost tenderness. Like a child crying tearfully for its mother, it craves the milk that God provides. Prayer also stands before God as an honored ambassador. it gives joy to the spirit, peace to … More Soul-shaping Prayer

The Song of Hope

Songs sound different in Guatemala. Words of hope lift up from the melody as clearly and easily as a layer of cream from a gallon of farm-fresh milk. On Sunday, June 16th, while in Guatemala for a couple classes with Spring Arbor University, I had two profound experiences of worship. After several days of intense … More The Song of Hope

Little Surprises

When was the last time you were surprised by God? Lately it seems like it is happening on a daily basis! I owe this to a multitude of things, but the short reason is a greater “spiritual receptivity” on my part – cultivated and exercised for the purpose of becoming like Christ so that I … More Little Surprises