Dive In!

While staying on retreat a while back, our rooms had a beautiful view overlooking the bay. As we watched the activity among the geese swimming and frolicking in the water, my friend shared with me her wise observation about the geese. Noticing  the many geese diving down into the water despite the ample food…

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Call 911 !!

For years, my favorite Psalm was Psalm 91. I even used Psalm 911 as my email address. Why? “911” is who we call when we are in trouble, and the first verse of Ps 91 is “He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will rest in the…

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Future Perfect

The words streamed out of my car radio and embedded themselves deep in my soul as David Crowder shared about his new album, American Prodigal. “God doesn’t love our future self more than He loves us right now.”  My present self often dwells on my mistakes, things I’ve said or…

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Break My Heart

I caught myself humming and accidentally meditating on some lyrics from a favorite worship song – Hillsong’s Hosanna : Heal my heart and make it clean Open up my eyes to the things unseen Show me how to love like you have loved me Break my heart for what breaks yours…

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Can you feel the love?

  In his gospel, the Apostle John didn’t refer to himself by name. The only John mentioned in the Gospel of John is John the Baptist. John the disciple referred to himself as the “disciple whom Jesus loved.” (John 13:23, John 20:2, John 2:17, John 21:20) Now some people jokingly…

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