Archive for December, 2011

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

Draw a circle

We so desperately want to see revival in our area. It’s so dry and dead. What can we do to see revival? I’ll tell you exactly how it will come about. You go home. Lock yourself in your bedroom. Take a piece of chalk. Put a circle on the floor of your bedroom. Kneel in […]

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Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

Join the revolution

We don’t need to invite people to a service, we need to invite them to a revolution. But first we have to live it ourselves. Far from being a sad little world, it becomes a wonderful, joy filled, and also tragic world, bigger than can be imagined, as it is not bound by the physical. […]

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Saturday, December 17th, 2011

Joy to the World

I’m reading Isaiah right now. And there is a passage from that book that says (Is 26:3, NIV): You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you. It got me to thinking how relevant this is during this frenzied time of year. All of the emphasis on shopping, […]

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Thursday, December 1st, 2011

Advent waiting

From today’s advent devotional at following the star. Lord, shake me from my apathy and steer me away from the trivial. Wake me up to your presence. Come, Lord Jesus. Amen. Let us begin Advent, waiting. Not the “going back to sleep” kind of waiting. Not the impatient pacing, or the wasted anxiety of waiting. […]

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