Wasteland Kings

Archive: August 2015

Hey Everybody, I’ll be out of the office for a little while. My next post will be coming your way on September 4th.  It started with a single sentence in my notes. I don’t know where the thought came from or even when I had it. While reading through my notes during a quiet time, I stumbled across a question of great importance. What if I believed God enjoys helping me as much as I enjoy helping others? While I…

Over the last month, I have fought a bitter battle against cynicism. It tries to convince me of many lies and attacks the truths God has shown me. The greatest attacks have come been launched at the truths God showed me in Ethiopia. Cynicism tries to tell me that the best parts of my trip to Ethiopia aren’t applicable here in Dallas. It wants to convince me that ‘reality’ isn’t anything like the close fellowship and impactful work I did over…

I don’t always bring my whole heart to the table. This is especially true when it comes to my relationship with God. I hold back a little most of the time. This approach is wearing me out and draining the life out of my days. God started pointing this out to me on my recent trip to Ethiopia. I was reading through Psalms and I came across a verse with the phrase ‘whole heart’ in it. I can’t remember the…