Nothing Left

“Lay your life down” Again and again and again I have, Father Over and over again And it hurts It always hurts so much I don’t understand why Why You ask so much of me Why You mold so much Breaking, stretching As if I can’t take a break Like I can’t catch my breath […]

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The Grandeur of Love

I posted this on my old blog last February 14, 2014. I was reading through some of my old posts there when I came across this and realized that it still holds true to me today, and so I would like to share it with all of you. 🙂 Last year (2013), I wrote about […]

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Faithful, I love

I guess what’s amazing about God’s faithfulness is that it isn’t just part of His personality, it is a part of His very being – He is wholly and entirely faithful. And such faithfulness doesn’t need to conform to how I think it should manifest in my life for it can’t be boxed – it […]

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Unearthing Desire: Preserve 

“Spiritual surrender is not resignation. It is not choosing to care no longer. It is surrender with desire, or in desire. Desire is still present, felt, welcomed even. But the will to secure is made subject to the divine will in an act of abandoned trust.”

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Unearthing Desire: Recover 

“There is a desire within each of us, in the deep center of ourselves that we call our heart. We were born with it, it is never completely satisfied, and it never dies. We are often unaware of it, but it is always awake… Our true identity, our reason for being, is to be found […]

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Unearthing Desire: Bury 

Last year, I uttered words partly an expression of desire and partly a declaration I was willing to see through…

“God, if it’s not {him}, I’d rather be celibate.”

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The All In Manifesto

  Quit living as if the purpose of life is to arrive safely at death. Set God-sized goals. Pursue God-ordained passions. Go after a dream that is destined to fail without divine intervention. Keep asking questions. Keep making mistakes. Keep seeking God. Stop pointing out problems and become part of the solution. Stop repeating the […]

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Tales from Summertime: Face your Fears

Fear can either paralyze you, or it can make you come alive. What stories do you want to tell your children and grandchildren? Are there even any at all? Live a life worth telling stories about. You are eventually going to die in any case. The real question is, are you going to live? Will you be able to say “I am doing what I was born to do. I am where I was created to be?”

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