3 simple truths on the path of intentional solitude

The Call to Freedom from Ourselves I’ve struggled to write about my UK trip earlier this year. Not because it wasn’t memorable or noteworthy. Quite the contrary. The trip turned out to be a key marker of my 3-month sabbatical from work, and a major milestone on my journey towards uncovering my purpose, healing and…

Our true worth

A video that was played on Friday night during the session with 1 Peter community has stuck with me over the weekend. Titled “The Wild Goose”, it is part of a series with this particular segment talking specifically about our true worth. The part that struck me the most was a beautiful analogy of each of our lives…

Dropping the act to find ourselves

Let’s not lie to ourselves. We live in a world that opposes authentic living, and one that regularly asks questions of the true value of authenticity. If living authentically was that easy, everyone would be doing it. Yet we constantly see the opposite at work in our daily lives. We work in workplaces that tell us…

We are called to be real, not perfect

I once held the mistaken belief that I had to strive to be the best in everything before I am able to receive love, or be seen as likeable. I bought into the idea that my life must be as flawless as possible – without stain or blemish, in order for those around me to accept me….

Be still and know that I am Love

I Am the true freedom you seek. I carry no expectations. I Am not a transaction. I Am freely given. I do not seek to control or to possess. Nothing you ever do or fail to do will make me love you less. I will never change you into lesser of who you are. I…