Relating to God · Spiritual growth and healing · The way we are

Have we shown ‘the ultimate house guest’ the door?

Some people describe coming to faith as ‘inviting Jesus into your heart’. When I was younger I found this hard to picture. What does it mean to have God himself reside inside of us? Does he – Father, Son, and Holy Spirit – actually take up residence in our bodies when we start believing in… Continue reading Have we shown ‘the ultimate house guest’ the door?

C.S. Lewis · Life and other catastrophes · Relating to God · Spiritual growth and healing

My life as a palace

Ever wondered what on earth God is up to in your life? I certainly have. Well, C.S. Lewis says, why not try picturing yourself as a house?… “Imagine yourself as a living house. God comes in to rebuild that house. At first, perhaps, you can understand what He is doing. He is getting the drains… Continue reading My life as a palace

Life and other catastrophes · Relating to God · Spiritual growth and healing

He is my home

I opened The Message today to discover these words, paraphrasing Psalm 90: “God, it seems you’ve been our home forever; long before the mountains were born. Long before you brought Earth itself to birth, from ‘once upon a time’ to ‘kingdom come’ – you are God.” When we’re caught up in the drama of our… Continue reading He is my home