Monthly Archives: August 2014

Deposed Monarchs

“Even if we are loved, it is not enough. We yearn to be fruitful (productive, fulfilled, ‘Resultful’), to do something of meaning and value that flows naturally out of the gifts and capacities of our own soul (that Jesus has … Continue reading

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Earthen Vessel Treasure

“Heaven is the beginning of an Adventure in Intimacy, ‘a World of Love,’ as Jonathan Edwards wrote, ‘where God is the Fountain.’” John Eldredge, Ransomed Heart, pg. 157.

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Out-of-this World Security

“Of course we’re disappointed–we’re made for SO much more! ‘He has also set Eternity in their hearts’ (Eccl. 3:11). Our longing for Heaven whispers to us in our disappointments and screams at us through our agony. ‘If I find in … Continue reading

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As Good as it Gets?

“If for all practical purposes, we believe that this life is our best shot at happiness, if this is as good as it gets, we will live as desperate, demanding and, eventually, despairing people. We will place on this world … Continue reading

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