Guide Your Heart

“Listen, my child, and be wise, and guide your heart on the right way” (Proverbs 23:19). Guide your heart. Not “follow your heart.” I understand the bit of wisdom contained in the latter. Sometimes when we’re confused, or feeling pressure from others, it may be important to go with our heart or our gut. That’s better…Read more »

Covenant Renewal: Spiritual Practice 3 – Develop a Personal, Conversational Relationship with God

As we continue our journey toward Covenant Renewal Sunday, this week’s spiritual practice is “Develop a Personal, Conversational Relationship with God.” Some people might read this and think, “Ah…Christianity Light.” It’s true that some people talk about a personal relationship with Christ in a way that privatizes their faith and avoids the costly discipleship of…Read more »