SECOND WIND — written in Spring, 2007

It’s Spring, a time of change and resurrection A reminder of the need for renewal in all our lives A message of hope and refreshment A metaphor of grace for me and the church. Lord, breathe your fresh wind upon this land Take away the stale dead air of winter...

Some Thoughts on Spiritual Formation

One of the first thoughts that comes to mind at the mention of spiritual formation is the idea expressed in Romans 8:29; For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the likeness of his Son, that he might be the first-born among many brothers....