IF: Gathering and The Table

You are wanted at this table. You are welcomed at this table. Do you believe this is true?  For quite some time, several years maybe, I’ve dreamed of the table — this big, monstrous, dark Oak slab where all of the believers around the world, of all denominations and doctrines and races and gifts and … Read More

Can Two Minutes of Quiet Really Make a Difference?

A few months ago I led a talk on prayer for a group of 150 women.  During our time together, after I had shared a bit, I invited the group to quiet themselves in prayer for five minutes.  Five minutes of us all sitting together in corporate silence meditating on the phrase: “God, here I … Read More

Gratitude and the Hand of God

“Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.”  Maya Angelou People say the best blog posts (and best writing in general) are the posts where you are completely honest, blunt even.  Audiences can tell when … Read More