Christian Post: Abortion, Miscarriage and Human Dignity

I'm pleased to have this article published at The Christian Post. With everything swirling around in this continued debate about abortion, the right to life, and ultimately human dignity, it was wonderful to be able to offer my opinion on how those of us that have experienced a miscarriage might view the whole conversation. Ultimately, … Continue reading Christian Post: Abortion, Miscarriage and Human Dignity

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God Gives You More Than You Can Handle

"God will never give you more than you can handle." --Cultural Proverb This post has been sitting in my draft folder for a few months while I've been thinking about the topic. By God's good grace, The Gospel Coalition reposted an article by the same title yesterday. In the moment I thought I'd just scrap … Continue reading God Gives You More Than You Can Handle

Prayer

In his book, Prayer, Tim Keller says: "[Prayer is] a personal communicative response to the knowledge of God... [our] continuing a conversation that God has started through his Word and his grace, which eventually becomes a full encounter with him...The power of our prayers, then, lies not primarily in our effort and striving, or in any … Continue reading Prayer

The Gospel Coalition: What I’ve Learned through the Pain of Miscarriage

I am grateful to have had an adaptation of my article documenting the journey of our miscarriage, and God's providence in it, published by The Gospel Coalition. Verena and I are praying that our processing of pain can be a help to the many others that endure the same painful circumstance. Here's an excerpt: The … Continue reading The Gospel Coalition: What I’ve Learned through the Pain of Miscarriage

10 Quotes from “If Ye Shall Ask” by Oswald Chambers

One constant, and necessary, refrain throughout the pages of this short book is that our ability to pray was costly. We only have access to our Father's heavenly throne because of sacrifice of the Son and the indwelling power of the Holy Spirit. This work has a wonderful, and correct, trinitarian emphasis on prayer. One … Continue reading 10 Quotes from “If Ye Shall Ask” by Oswald Chambers