Cookies and prayer

Cookies and prayer

Job descriptions are important. Sometimes we ask God to do the stuff he expects us to do. God funnels the little stuff we’re supposed to do into something called obedience. He calls the trust we exercise while obeying him in the little stuff dependence. He...

Always yes.

I totally blew it. Well, that’s not totally true. I was doing well, up to a point, and then I blew it. Driving home from work the other day, I was praying for Shauna and reflecting on what had been a particularly tough day for her. I decided to stop in at...

Thelo.

I’m neither Greek nor a scholar, but my favourite word is thelo. It’s translated “will” most often in the english New Testament, but here’s another case where our language just don’t cut it. Here’s how my Key Word Study Bible...