My heart longs for wide-open spaces My soul, for the Kingdom of God Jesus, walking among us His disciples given away To His purpose His bidding His divine intent Intent as He was when He walked here Listening only for the Divine whisper The course set for freedom The road set on pilgrimage My lot, [...]


Mark 9: 49 “For everyone will be seasoned with fire......." Jesus is speaking here in the context of offense in the verses that come before. In essence, telling his followers not to offend others and that if anything in their life causes them to sin, cut it off, pluck it out and so on!  Better to [...]

Christmas Wonder

I love winter. I revel in the stillness and find solace in the quiet. All of life seems to slow done, except maybe during the Christmas holidays where it can get pretty crazy in everyone's house. But even then, there is a return to simplicity, joy and rest. A season of anticipation, a gathering of [...]


THIS IS A "MASK FREE" ZONE! Which means, we check our masks at the door and walk in the reality of a life of faith that is sometimes, messy, disappointing, not easy to understand and FILLED with questions. A SLEDGEHAMMER ZONE!! We break down the walls of pretense and hypocrisy that, so often, is the face of [...]

The Unseen Life of Worship

If you have been following THE WORSHIP LIFE blog for any amount of time, you know I'm all about a LIFE of worship and not just a SONG of worship. I'm a huge advocate of Romans 12:1- Worship as living sacrifices! It's difficult for me to see social media feeds about worship as concerts, lights, [...]


"To everything there is a season, A time for every purpose under heaven." Ecclesiastes 3:1 NKJV   As we anticipate the coming of fall...come quickly, my heart is stirred toward winter, my favorite season. A time when all is quiet and at rest. The stillness is healing to my soul. And yet as the natural season [...]