Category Archives

    Freedom

  • God’s Book is Not His Person

    3 minute read

    This post is based on Chapter 8 of Think Differently Live Differently. (Click to Buy TDLD)

    God is with us. God is among His people. He wants to have a cup of coffee with you, He wants to drive to work with you even when you don’t want to drive to work. Continue Reading

  • On Menus and Meals

    5 minute read

    I began this journey sitting across from people in need, asking God how to help them. Reading the Gospels, the Book of Acts, and the unfolding adventure of the New Testament writings really showed me ways that Jesus and those who followed Him interacted with people in need. Continue Reading

  • A Plan or a Way

    2 minute read

    “What is your favorite Bible reading plan?”, He asked me as I walked quickly towards my destination. Why did this question feel like a test? I thought for a moment.

    “My favorite plan is to read the Bible in order to hear God speak, “ I responded. Continue Reading

  • Fear and Lust

    7 minute read

    The Journey resumes, and perhaps the best way to get us back to the trail is to give a few examples.

    For those joining us, I began a series on the process, or the journey from bondage to freedom.  Continue Reading

  • What do You Want to talk About?

    3 minute read

    The Journey Continues….

    We could easily spend several months writing on the “how does God talk to us, and why am I having a hard time hearing Him…” conversation.  Continue Reading

  • Hearing the Voice that Creates

    4 minute read

    God speaks!!!

    The most important and often the most confusing aspect of this journey.  God Speaks.  Often, and in clever ways.  God speaks. Continue Reading

  • The Way Out….

    2 minute read

    Keep in mind, the obvious things are usually not the way out. Lust is often not about sex. Anger is usually not about the person toward whom you feel angry. Fear is often a smokescreen.

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  • The Way in is The Way Out!!

    3 minute read

    The way in is the way out!!  I have spent so much time developing the nature of the trap because the trap is based on our natural propensities, and therefore directly connected to how we need to get out of the trap.

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  • It’s always been this way, and it will never change…

    2 minute read

    Now we have described all the moving parts…let’s look one more time at the set up and then finally, on to the Way Out!

    Being in bondage (and therefore, getting free) is an interplay between your circumstances, your soul Continue Reading

  • Freedom: Choosing between kingdoms.

    7 minute read

    Everybody’s got their demons to deal with.  This common saying is fairly easily absorbed when it is intended, or taken, as a metaphor.  It is the actual discussion of demons that gets people all stirred up.  Let’s do it anyway. Continue Reading