How I am Praying Now

"And when you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to the one who is in secret...for God knows what you need before you ask. Pray, then, like this:" "God, make me a better person. Make me kind." "Oh, Lord, forgive me for my anger." "God, am I doing … Continue reading How I am Praying Now



Today's scriptures: Psalm 124; Genesis 9:1-17; Hebrews 11:32-40. Praise God! we escaped like a bird from a trap. But what of the one still captive? What promise is given To one who does not fear a flood But looks skyward, longing for rain? A friend of ours from Kenya days is hosting an Advent reflection entitled Advent Lines … Continue reading Promises


Several weekends ago, the Dwellers (YAVs) in Atlanta went on retreat! Sarah’s grandfather kindly allowed us to come and stay in the Morrell family cabin, which just so happened to be in Bristol, Virginia, mere miles from Johnson City, where I attended seminary. It was a good retreat, a quiet one. Site Director Chad told … Continue reading ReTREAT!