Stop Being a Peacekeeper

  “Blessed are the peacemakers,” Jesus said in Matthew 5:9, “for they will be called children of God.” When I was reading this verse recently, I realized that the specific word Jesus used—peacemaker—has enormous implications. By default, I always assume that I’m a peacemaker. I don’t commit crimes or cause trouble or anything like that. […]

When You Work for God but Don’t Know Him

I’ve spent the majority of my life “doing things” for God—volunteering at a church, internships at a church, working at a church, and so on. These are all great, wonderful things and amazing experiences, and I absolutely love my current job and the people I get to do ministry with. However, somewhere along the way, […]