Failing without Falling

I am not afraid to fail, these are the words I utter in my mind on a daily basis. The fear of failing is not an issue for me, it’s falling from the failure that scares me. Failure much of the time can bring about change, but falling from failure, is like getting hit by…

Getting connected – Part 1

“The Christian needs another Christian who speaks God’s Word to him. He needs him again and again when he becomes uncertain and discouraged…The Christ in his own heart is weaker than the Christ in the word of his brother.” — Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Pastor and Theologian   Over the last few blog posts, I have talked…

A Giant Ally – Part 2

In part 1, we looked at the story of Job and the question of whether faith and doubt can coexist in the Christian. I challenge you to read Job chapters 38-40 when you get a second.  Not only is it a good reminder of who God is, but it can challenge the relationship we want…