Journal

Tag: Love

Falling in Love with Jesus (How to, or Again)

“Oh Lord, please light the fire / That once burned bright and clear. Replace the lamp of my first love / That burns with holy fear.”    -Keith Green I’m really excited about a new retreat we’re offering at Corhaven on Saturday, February 23.  Jesus is so great that...
SOUNDINGS – Knowing What Jesus Needed to Know

SOUNDINGS – Knowing What Jesus Needed to Know

In Jesus’ life, he had many conversations with his Father in prayer.   At times, we know Jesus’ side of the conversation, what he said.   But we don’t have many accounts of what God the Father said to God the Son.  There are three times God the Father spoke in audible...
Cruciform Love

Cruciform Love

The power of God was shown most clearly at the resurrection of Jesus. God defeated death. The love of God was shown most clearly on the cross of Christ. God poured out his life for us. And Jesus said, “Just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another” (John...
Abide in My Love

Abide in My Love

As the Father has loved me, so I have loved you.  Abide in my love.  – John 15:9 As we move into Lent next Wednesday, here are some thoughts that are helpful to keep firmly in mind and heart.  When you’re going to truly consider and climb down into the depth of...