Revelation

Camino de Santiago with Kingdom Journeys

Boundaries are a Boundary

I use boundaries and have them in my life but I’m wondering if they are just something we’ve accepted as a “Christian practice” instead of what Jesus and the Bible tell us how to live.  I’m even wondering if there are healthy boundaries… I’ve been wrestling with the idea that boundaries actually create a boundary from the Holy Spirit moving in our lives.  ...

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Sometimes failing is for others, similar to kicking your baby birds out of the nest.

Sometimes our Failing is for Others

Marty, one of my mentors, recently commented on my blog about failing with this statement. Saint Alered makes some interesting distinctions between pre-fall intentions and now. I’d say yes [failing is necessary], but it isn’t just for us, sometimes our failing is for others as well. That statement completely blows my mind. Sometimes our failing is for others. Failing is often painful f...

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What is Initiation?

What is Initiation?

I’m learning so much from this book Adam’s Return by Richard Rohr about what it means to be initiated as a man. Initiation is something that the American culture hasn’t followed like the rest of the cultures around the world. I wonder how life would be different in America if we could only claim to be men if we had passed through the rites of initiation? Richard Rohr spent some y...

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These are the shackles of slavery.

I Have a Problem with Awareness Movements

I’ve been very hesitant in writing this blog, mostly because I don’t want to be a critic but a builder. I want to be clear, I don’t have an issue with marketing and I don’t have an issue with the organizations awareness groups are helping.   I see the value that many of these non-profit organization are getting from being exposed to a larger audience than they ever could im...

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