7 Vital Components of Healthy Intimacy

7 Vital Components of Healthy Intimacy

God has put holy boundaries around our bodies, sexuality and relationships, so that everyone is built up, encouraged and cared for, instead of diminished, exploited and in pain. Whether or not we experience loving others as completely as we could, the sheer width and...
Helpful Ways to Honor Our Longings and Desires

Helpful Ways to Honor Our Longings and Desires

“It would seem that Our Lord finds our desires not too strong, but too weak. We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us, like an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in a slum because he...
Does God Care about My Longings and Desires?

Does God Care about My Longings and Desires?

“It would seem that Our Lord finds our desires not too strong, but too weak. We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us, like an ignorant child who wants to go on making mud pies in a slum because he...
Marriage & Singleness: The Same Shade of Green

Marriage & Singleness: The Same Shade of Green

Several years ago, I was fortunate to grab my piece of the American Dream. It was my dream to purchase a bit of real estate—and I do mean a bit. My desire was to move closer to work and downtown, which can be expensive. Living on a modest ministry salary, the only...