Category: Spiritual Journey

The Path is not a Mountain

covered bridge

The path of Jesus is not a mountain to be climbed.It is not desert to cross.It is not a code to be cracked.It is not a puzzle to be solved.It is a love to be lived. Too many times I have approached the journey of following Jesus as if it were through some secret doorway that God moves every night …

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Followers of the Way

the road through a forest

In the first century, Christians were called followers of the “the way”. Now whether this is a play on Jesus’ words that “I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life” I am not sure. What catches my eye in this phrase is the fact they were not known by their beliefs as much as …

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A beginners guide to following the Way

Glacier Park Lake McDonald north view

When Jesus introduced the way of life to the masses he began by describing the heart that is required in the follower. He opened his teaching by declaring: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”  Matt 5:3 First and foremost Jesus wanted to let everyone know that the path …

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On Loving – Today

walking the path together

Oh Lord give me more… Oh Lord a want to burn with passion… I need, I need, I want, I want, more, more, more… I have been wondering why there are so many songs about seemingly unfulfilled desires in modern Christianity. Whether it is more zeal (or passion) or more love or just more of …

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