Tag Archives: the Holy Spirit

Continual Renewal – The Renovare Way to Discipleship (Part 4)

This post is part 4 in a series based on the Renovare organization’s covenant and “best practices” – which are six Common Disciplines drawn from the six Traditions of Christianity explored in Richard Foster’s book, Streams of Living Water. (Find earlier … Continue reading

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The Gift of Comings and Goings

“It is often in our absence that the Spirit of God manifests itself. . . . .  It was only in Jesus’ absence that his friends discovered the full meaning of his presence.  . . . When we claim for … Continue reading

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Going Deeper with God – Ephesians 5: 18-20

Eugene Peterson’s book Eat this Book teaches us to chew on a passage of scripture, digest it, and then put it to use in practical ways. Our early Christian fathers and mothers called this process Lectio Divina. In these verses from … Continue reading

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Living as Apprentices Recently I asked members of a class I was teaching to look up the terms symbiosis and synergy as  part of their homework because those words were used in the chapter we were studying next. As does any … Continue reading

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