Embracing Quiet

Embracing Quiet

Sometimes our worship band pauses between songs to spend a few moments in silent praise. Our worship leader told me that during those moments part of the congregation is clearly engaged, but another segment shuffles nervously or shows signs of impatience. Why do so many find a few moments of silence awkward? Because it is so […]

God Pursues You When You’re Ignoring Him

God Pursues You When You’re Ignoring Him

  She pressed a steaming cup to her lips and uttered something about ignoring God. Compassionate glances were exchanged across the table. Compassion and empathy. Because every woman at that table understood her plight. It’s the human condition: We tend to forget about God. Sometimes it’s intentional, like when we’re angry, but other times, we […]