Category: Spiritual Growth

I Am Barabbas! (And Why That’s Not All Bad)

Sometimes it amazes me how weak and broken I am. You’d think, after sixty years on planet Earth with well over forty of them as a Christian, that I’d be…
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99,999 Times Forgiven! (Why You Can Have Hope Despite Your Failures)

Forgiveness is everything. Seriously, everything, especially when you realize how much you and I need it. I've lived about 22,000 days. Let’s say I've sinned an average of 4-5 times…
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How to Deal with Post-Spiritual-High Depression

Sometimes, following an experience in which God showed up in a powerful way, we can find ourselves overwhelmed with negative emotions.  Depression. Fear. Confusion. Frustration. Even anger. It doesn’t seem…
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What Ticked Jesus Off? (And Why Are Some Christians So Angry?)

We Christians (and I include myself in that group) are too easily offended at times. We are a passionate people given to strong feelings and even stronger opinions. Few in…
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