Simple Faith


I’ve simplified so much in my life and my faith is no exception. It’s a little sad, because my faith used to be so simple and fulfilling. But in my early twenties, it started to get more complicated. It became less about being and more about doing (As Gary Barkalow pointed out, I was waiting […]

Freedom in Surrender

We were in our raft, paddling through the rapids of the upper Deschutes river. The raft wasn’t responding to our efforts, so we started paddling even harder, willing it to go where we wanted it to. “No!” the instructor shouted. “Stop paddling harder. Stop, redirect and then paddle. More force is not the answer.” More […]