The God Who Knows Your Language

The God Who Knows Your Language

In the breadth of Scripture, there are many ways God reveals Himself, each accompanied by a distinct name. These names each carry a revelation of the nature and essence of the Godhead. YHWH, Jehovah Raffa, Elohim. While each name is potent and deserving of awe, the...
Why Your Weaknesses Are as Powerful as Your Strengths

Why Your Weaknesses Are as Powerful as Your Strengths

I know that God uses us despite our weaknesses, but what if he uses us because of our weaknesses? A few nights ago, I drew a picture. My family was together in the living room looking for something to do. Megan thought it would be fun for each of us to draw a picture...
4 Ways I’m Recovering What Matters Most

4 Ways I’m Recovering What Matters Most

A new year is upon us. Whether you’re a resolutions person or not, I’ll bet you’re making some adjustments in your life. As I’ve spent time over the last few weeks praying and looking forward, I noticed a theme with most of my goals. Many of...
Why Mundane Moments Are Underrated

Why Mundane Moments Are Underrated

You were created for a life of significance. It’s true. In church world we talk a lot about this. We spend a lot of time celebrating “God’s plans”¬†for our lives and encourage each other to do great things for God. As we tap into our creative...
Fatherly Blessings

Fatherly Blessings

[aside]This post was originally written for my friends at the ONE PROJECT.[/aside] On April 14th, 1983 my parents were at home in Ft. Wayne, IN singing and playing their guitars. As recently converted hippie rockers, this was not an unusual way for them to spend their...