What I Want

I want to climb to the summit of a fourteener (and not die)
I want to truly grasp God’s affection for me
I want to run (limp!) a marathon
I want to take a cooking class in Paris
I want my toes to touch the soil of Ghana and South Africa
I want to raise a garden in the country
I want to become wiser as I get older
I want to open a bakery
I want to see my kids grow up to radically follow Jesus
I want to pray more for people in the moment
I want to be fully healed from sexual…

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Should I tell my story chronologically or in little bits?


Here’s a question from Shelly: I have been in counseling with the same person for the last 1 1/2 years. The basic gist of what happened to me as a child is known, but I haven’t told the story of it in any sort of timeline. It’s all been in pieces. At the beginning I […]

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Angry at God?/30


Podcast: Play in new window | Download The Gist: This week I’m addressing three more of your questions. Here they are: How can you let go so easily? Don’t I have the right to be angry? Wouldn’t we be kept from heaven if we hold on? It was a dumb question to ask to begin […]

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