God’s Invitation to Stillness
When life seems “heavy and hard,” our inclination is to fix it rather than go off and be silent. The idea of sitting still and accomplishing nothing is counterintuitive.Read Article
Productivity vs. Fruitfulness
God invites us to focus more on the fruits of the Spirit than on our accomplishments.Read Article
The Discipline of Irresponsibility
As we lose opportunity and energy, God invites us to receive the grace of doing the good works he has prepared for us to do in this season of life.Read Article
God’s Invitation to Change as We Age
If we hope to keep growing spiritually as we age, we will need to embrace God’s invitation to new ways of looking at ourselves and new ways of living.Read Article
Liminal Space in our Senior Years
Liminal space is the space in-between who we are and who we will be.Read Article
What Does Flourishing Show Us?
When I flourish, I am inspired to offer praise and thanks to God, who by grace enables me to live fully and fruitfully.Read Article
Can I Flourish in the Desert? Part 2
Sometimes life is like a verdant forest . . . and sometimes like a parched desert.Read Article
Can I Flourish in the Desert?
God’s promise of flourishing is for you, no matter what you’re dealing with today.Read Article
Did I Miss My Chance to Flourish?
You may truly believe you’ve missed your chance to flourish.Read Article
According to Psalm 92, the righteous will flourish and be fruitful even “in old age.”Read Article
How is Your Root System?
If you think of yourself as a tree, what is the condition of your root system?Read Article
Are You Righteous?
We do not make ourselves righteous, but we can allow the gift of God’s righteousness to transform us.Read Article
Flourishing That Doesn’t Last
When we think about our lives, we want to flourish, not like the grass, but like beautiful, fruitful trees.Read Article
A Picture of Natural Flourishing
God promises that those who live rightly will flourish, just like healthy, fruitful, beautiful trees.Read Article
Invitation to a Flourishing Life
Psalm 92 presents the promise that if we live rightly, we will flourish like healthy, beautiful, productive trees.Read Article