Welcome to my blog about living as apprentices of Jesus! I am passionate about spiritual transformation and about helping others become like Jesus for the sake of others.
One of my favorite quotes is: "Whatever job we get and whatever task we are assigned can serve as a container for grace" (Eugene Peterson in "Practical Resurrection"). I pray that the words and sentences on this blog may also serve as "containers of grace" for its readers.
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Tag Archives: the prodigal son
Every Family’s Story: A Lost Son
“Not long after that, the younger son got together all he had, set off for a distant country and there squandered his wealth in wild living. After he had spent everything there was a severe famine in that whole country. and … Continue reading
Posted in Going Deeper with God Tagged redeeming suffering, the love of God, the prodigal son 3 Comments
Going Deeper with God – Too Far Gone? (Luke 15: 22-24)
In his book Eat this Book, Eugene Peterson teaches us to chew on a passage of scripture, digest it, and then put it to use in practical ways. Our Christian fathers and mothers called this process Lectio Divina. In this … Continue reading
Posted in Going Deeper with God Tagged Charles Martin, God's love, Long Way Gone, Luke 15, the prodigal son 2 Comments