Tag: Father

Freedom of Expression

It’s really easy to hold back the expression of who we truly are, out of fear of what other people might think. Often times, we let fear stop us from expressing ourselves honestly, because we are afraid it might offend people. I have wrestled with these kinds of thoughts quite a bit.

If it’s not Good News For All, it’s not Good News at all

Any time I have read something in Scripture that sounded contrary to Papa’s heart and I ask him about it, he is always faithful to reveal himself in it. Scripture can only be understood in one context: Us in Christ and Christ in Us. In his death and resurrection, he didn’t die alone and ascend… Read more »

Freedom from the Hamster Wheel

Upon meeting Jesus, face to face in 2006, my entire life took a dramatic turn from the direction I was headed. I had encountered a very real Love in the tenderly affectionate, powerfully authoritative voice of my Beloved. I had spent my entire life, up to that point, with a schizophrenic view of God. I… Read more »

Cleaner than a Baby’s Bottom

When I was living in Houston, I worked as a greeter at an upscale bowling alley, which also dubbed as a bar/restaurant. My job was to seat people on a lane and give them their shoes and bowling balls. I went to work every day, totally overwhelmed with the Love of God and it caused… Read more »

Hopes and Doubts, Fear and Love

When someone‚Äôs arm breaks, we all know they need immediate medical attention, right? Accommodations must be made for the arm to heal properly and be used as little as possible until the healing occurs, yeah? A cast. A sling. Restriction of movement. Protection. My arms are important. I need them to do the things I… Read more »

Wall Shattering Pleasure

The more I experience the absolutely scandalous freedom of the Love of God, the more free I am becoming to love the entire human race without any effort whatsoever. I’ve been part of a community of people in Austin, TX who have been hi-jacked into a life of unconditional love and the purest form of… Read more »