I had a word tonight. And I gave it. Laid it down. Said some things that needed to be said - not only for others, but for myself. I couldn’t leave Hong Kong without putting some of those thoughts out there. I hope and pray that it did justice to this generation which is called to be a new kind of humanity: healed real salt light. If you lose your saltiness… If you...
I love being an American. I love this place in which I have been placed—its...– Eugene Peterson in The Pastor: A Memoir. Eugene has been one of the most clear-eyed guides in helping me navigate the pastoral vocation these past 6 years. Words like these help me to stay sane and know that I am not alone.
Some nights are so rich and good that to try to describe them in words would...– Richie, to Sarah, while walking back home after sending everyone off from The Rooftop. All I can say is, wow. (via rooftopchurch)