Discovering And Pursuing Purpose

  All of life is to be lived for something. I have so often heard people come to me and say, “I don’t have a purpose and I don’t see any need for one. I don’t believe I am here for any reason, I will live, die and go my way” Hmm… Do you REALLY believe you’re an accident? Do […]

A Prayer for a Lukewarm Heart

A Prayer for a Lukewarm Heart. Reblogged from DesiringGod (@Bloom_Jon) O Infinitely Passionate Father, You have created me with the capacity for deep affections — to love, to loathe, to desire, to delight, to excite, to grieve, to laugh, to enjoy, to fear, to be depressed, to be thankful. And you made me this way that I may glorify you […]

While I Prayed Tonight…

While I prayed tonight, I earnestly pleaded with God for one thing: “Help me remain relevant to people’s lives, not from the pulpit but on the ground” You can easily lose touch with people from the pulpit over time. It’s so easy to become detached from people’s pain, struggles, tears and needs (no doubt I have my fair share of […]

See, I Have Told You…

I love to read the bible in two ways: first is exposition and the other is application. By exposition, I mean to understand the context in which the scripture was written. By application, I’m looking for ways God is speaking to me and ministering to my situation. I just experienced an application moment a few minutes ago and it’s awesome […]

Inspiration From Shree Bose

As we begin a new month, I am reminded of Shree Bose, the teenage winner of the “2011 Google Science Fair” in the age 17/18 category, who spoke of her passion for life and inspiration for her ovarian cancer research. I played her video while hosting The Life Course in Liverpool this February to over 45 young people as I […]