Kairos Moments

Kairos Moments

The following notes from my journal bear witness to Jesus’ gracious work in and through the life of an ordinary person who was in the beginning stages of learning to cooperate with the Holy Spirit. February, 2001, Traverse City, MI At a SpiritLife gathering at...
Intimacy Benefits

Intimacy Benefits

In March, 2013, I ‘heard’ Jesus calling me to deeper intimacy with Himself.  Honestly, my first response was, “Jesus, I’m not sure I want to go there because I’m not a touchy-feelly sort of guy and because it sounds to me like You are calling me to spend less time...
An Antidote for Pride

An Antidote for Pride

I expect that many of us struggle with pride in one way or another.  Pride not only manifests its presence in those who have big egos but also in people who are more quiet and reserved.  On a personal level my inner battle pertains to a desire to make a name for...