As the author of All That Jesus Asks, I can heartily recommend this book, The 9 Arts of Spiritual Conversations, by my friend Mary Schaller and John Crilly. To learn more, please note that VITAL 2016 Chicago is coming soon.
Here is a good interview on Moody Radio Cleveland.
Did you know you can hear me nearly every Thursday morning in Lakeland, Tampa Bay, Naples, Fort Myers, Crystal River, Ocala, Sarasota, and Bradenton on Moody Radio Florida? Here’s my latest interview with the estimable John Blok, in which we discuss Ed Stetzer’s CT article, “Five Fundamentals for an Evangelical Future.”
I’m going to live forever. I can afford to take the long view.
“Do everything without grumbling or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure, ‘children of God without fault in a warped and crooked generation.’ Then you will shine among them like stars in the sky as you hold firmly to the word of life.”
— Phil. 2:14-16a
Spiritual ground is gained only by going uphill.
The more gratitude you express, the more things you will have for which to be grateful.
“Therefore, my dear friends, as you have always obeyed—not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence—continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who works in you to will and to act in order to fulfill his good purpose.”
— Phil. 2:12-13
Husbands, the more you praise your wives, the more praiseworthy they will become.
The more that sports figures “take a stand” for dubious “social justice” causes, the more I will walk away from the TV. Apparently these athletes don’t get the fact that sports is supposed to be a nonpartisan escape from all this silliness. Sure, they have a “constitutional right” to do this if they want to. And I have the right to find some other way to pass the time.