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We are often encouraged to surrender our life to God. And that is good, because only in surrender to God do we find life. However, as with nearly everything about the spiritual life, there are ways we can miss or


Almost every day we hear news that makes us wonder how long the world can last. And with very little effort we can find doomsday prophets who will predict with certainty that the end is near. Not that long ago

Forgive and Remember

I just want to pass along a great article by Curt Thompson entitled, “Forgive and Remember.” What a great alternative to “Forgive and Forget” (which we cannot really do anyway).

What Would Rembrandt Do?

Imagine that you are given a set of watercolors and canvas from Kmart and asked to paint a picture. Would your first thoughts really be, “Now let’s see … What Would Rembrandt Do?” And why not? Well for me, my

A Very Solemn Solomon

Perhaps one of the greatest self-contradictions of all time: Solomon was the son of an ill-gotten marriage that followed from adultery and murder, not to mention judgment; he grew up in a contentious home where one of his brothers tried

Why Hope Matters

In one of the most captivating passages in the New Testament, John writes, "See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God; and that is what we are! … Beloved, we are God's

“Truth About Lies” on sale

Please check out our sale on The Truth About Lies and Lies About Truth. Now available for just $12.00. Hear what Jan Johnson has to say, who is a well-known retreat speaker and colleague of Dallas Willard: I've been waiting

Life-Giving Perspectives

Recently re-read Steve McVey's Grace Walk. What an amazing book! It does my heart good to read something that is so uplifting and life giving. It may well be the most concise book I have read on how grace differs

Radio Interview

On Wednesday, June 20 at 4:30pm (PDT) I will be on the Frank Pastore show discussing the upcoming Heart and Soul 2012 Conference. You can listen to the live broadcast by going to Please let your friends know about this

New RSS feeder

We have added some new downloads and also created an RSS feed for those who would like to be notified of new posts. If you are familiar with RSS and already have a favorite reader, simply right click on the