Reconciliation Defined

Reconciliation Defined

The focus for this series of articles on Reconciliation is on this Scriptural passage: “So from now on we regard no one from a worldly point of view. Though we once regarded Christ in this way, we do so no longer. Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new...
Reconciliation: God’s Most Hoped-for Outcome

Reconciliation: God’s Most Hoped-for Outcome

In my article, Reconciliation in God’s Perfect Timing, the focus was on how God’s good gift of reconciliation is personally discovered, over time, and through the ministry of His people, (“Teamwork—the ministry of reconciliation in action!”)  The article ended with a...
Reconciled in God’s Perfect Timing

Reconciled in God’s Perfect Timing

Rarely a week goes by that I don’t wake up in the morning with reconciliation on my mind.  I have been living, eating, and breathing this biblical truth for so long – and I would like to share a memory on this theme with WGA blog readers today. When I first spoke on...
“Come Here!”  “Go Away!” – Part 2

“Come Here!”  “Go Away!” – Part 2

In part 1, I defined ambivalence and shared a bit of how that looked in my young adult life.  I ended the article by saying that “the resolution of a state of ambivalence is not necessarily a complicated process, but the journey through resolution will wind its way...
“Come Here!” ”Go Away!”

“Come Here!” ”Go Away!”

“I said I wanted to live in the country and in the city both ….”  “I am neurotic.  I could never settle down in either the country or the city.”  “You could live between them,” Buddy suggested helpfully. “Then you could go to the city sometimes and to the country...