Those who carry a "father wound" often subconsciously project their pain, anger, or fear onto their Heavenly Father. They may picture God as distant, or disinterested, or capricious or temperamental. Jesus came to show us the true heart of the Father.
We are focusing on Christ as Wonderful Counselor this week. God's plan for passing on his wisdom and guidance to others was to give His Spirit of Wisdom and insight to people who in turn share this wisdom with others. Who are the wise guides you turn to daily for insight and truth to live … Continue reading Selfie Spirituality
A few years back I had to write a paper exploring an image or metaphor that describes my personal vision for pastoral ministry. Here's what I wrote. (Note: Keri was pregnant with Abby at the time). “My dear children, for whom I am again in the pains of childbirth until Christ is formed in you...” Gal. 4:19 … Continue reading Pastor as Spiritual Midwife