Jesus awareness (Part 1)

Recently, on a cold, late winter day, I did a polar plunge as part of the missions awareness challenge. It was the most frigid water I have ever felt, and I submerged myself fully in it. Was it a needed reminder? Yes. My family and I desperately require an awakening to the fact that we […]

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a prayer

Eugene H. Peterson includes this little prayer in his commentary of Acts 10 in the Message Bible: Dear Lord, Take my heart, Take it out of the parochial neighborhood that is my life and bring it to other neighborhoods, other cities, other countries, Take it there, Lord, and break it there. And in the breaking, […]

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