pressing in for connection

Until you commit to the goal of connection, all the relational tools in the world are not going to help you. It’s only when you decide to take responsibility to pursue connection that you will discover just why you need these tools. It’s only when you commit to moving toward someone that you will seekContinue reading “pressing in for connection”

Chosen to speak

But you are the ones chosen by God, chosen for the high calling of priestly work, chosen to be a holy people, God’s instruments to do his work and speak out for him, to tell others of the night-and-day difference He made for you—from nothing to something, from rejected to accepted. 1 Peter 2:9-10 (MSG) AsContinue reading “Chosen to speak”

Sunday Psalm: Fierce Love

Your love?! I can barely explain my awe and wonder at its beautiful ferocity! Part of me shivers at the thrill of being pursued By such devotion In its purest form Passionate All consuming Unrelenting Love With me its targeted recipient Like a tidal wave Crashing over me Rushing into meet me here Your loveContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Fierce Love”

pace or pursuit

Is the pace at which I am doing God’s work destroying God’s work in me? Bill Hybels There are days where I feel like I can’t catch my breath. One thing after another gets crossed off my to-do list, until I collapse on the sofa at the end of the night and wonder where myContinue reading “pace or pursuit”

Hello, it’s Me

Like so many of you, I too have been enthralled by Adele’s song Hello. Everyone can relate to feeling disconnected from someone who love, who may not be returning our affection. The passion Adele harnesses as she sings it stirred me so, it brought her revelation that someone this song was really God’s song forContinue reading “Hello, it’s Me”

Sunday Psalm: Relentless Love

You carry us, carry us when the world gives way You cover us, cover us with Your endless grace Your love is relentless! – Hillsong United Relentless, You placed the entirety of Your heart into the plan You have for bringing us back to You. His plan will not fail, because His passionate pursuit ofContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Relentless Love”

stripping away the veil

You have been teaching me a necessary lesson over these past few weeks, God. I keep putting up veils to shield myself from seeing You directly. You Yourself valued being able to see us face to face so much You died on that cross to rip the veil, to make it clear You were approachable,Continue reading “stripping away the veil”

Sunday Psalm: Pursuit

I am pressing hard after You. Hot & heavy, without restraint or abandon. I keep running towards You, through stormy gale, fiery darts & red herring whispers trying to lead me astray. My intent is see You face to face, to make it Home- the one place where I belong. Where I am known asContinue reading “Sunday Psalm: Pursuit”

who’s pursuing who?

And when I walk away You take off running and come right after me It’s what You do and I don’t deserve You. Plumb – Don’t Deserve You Pursuing You I have come to realize is only the result of Your pursuit of me And when I walk away You follow hard after me callingContinue reading “who’s pursuing who?”