Confessions of a Christian Writer

“There is nothing easier than getting into the right relationship with God, unless it is not God you seek, but only what He can give you. If you have only come as far as asking God for things, you have never come to the point of understanding what surrender really means. And instantly God puts…

Breathe, listen to the rivers of running gold…alone.

Pick a focal point: Anywhere in your room, car or imagination. Turn the key and lock down your attention. The swiping, the scrolling, the liking, the posting, the highlighting, the updating, the texting, the Bible App reading — Squeeze all the buttons until the pixels and power ooze out. Fix your gaze and hold. The traditions, the…

Trust Fall

Do you trust me? Ultimately, that’s the question we answer in the five seconds prior to falling back into the arms of someone standing behind us, promising not to let our body slam against the floor. It’s called a trust fall. Have you ever done this? With a friend? With a sibling? With a stranger?…