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This God I don’t understand: GAP – Day 319

Today’s GAP post is for gratitude. The Friday morning faith leadership group I attend has been unpacking the question“what’s the point of going to church” for a couple of weeks now. It’s been an interesting conversation, considering the various backgrounds and perspectives in our group of 8-10 people. As you can imagine, there are some moments where … Continue reading

How long? GAP – Day 280

Today’s GAP post is for gratitude. I’ve been tossing and turning for weeks. I have been unsettled and unsatisfied. I have been disappointed. I have felt weak and unmotivated. Unable to put my finger on an exact cause, I am unsure where to make corrections. Psalm 6 is one of the few passages I return … Continue reading

We need each other: GAP – Day 263

Today’s GAP post is for gratitude. Last night we met some friends of ours for froyo after the late church service. During that conversation, the topic of adding value to each other came up. These friends have been an integral part of our lives for several years now, and they have been part of our small … Continue reading

Non-typical: GAP – Day 255

Non-typical: GAP – Day 255

Today’s GAP post is for gratitude. I started reading a new book (because it’s more fun to have four going at one time) called Love Does by Bob Goff. I saw Bob speak at the Global Leadership Summit this past Thursday,  and was absolutely floored by his non-typical zest for life. Each chapter begins with … Continue reading

Prayer in rare form: GAP – Day 254

Today’s GAP post is for gratitude. During Day 2 sessions of the Global Leadership Summit, a comedian by the name of Michael Jr. did a stand-up segment. I had never heard of Michael Jr. before, but I could not stop laughing. This guy is hilarious. So tonight, I thought I would search him out to see … Continue reading

Okay to doubt: GAP – Day 229

Okay to doubt: GAP – Day 229

Today’s GAP post is for gratitude. Ever since I was a kid I have been curious about my faith. I wanted to understand more about the history and basis. I wanted to know why certain things were done or not done during services. I wanted to know why certain clothing or attending multiple services were important. … Continue reading

Church camp envy: GAP – Day 216

Church camp envy: GAP – Day 216

Today’s GAP post is for gratitude. Our children have been participating at various church camps over the past two weeks. Last week, the boys were gone for the entire week at the GSM (Granger Student Ministries) camp. This week was Naomi’s turn with day camp, which was held at our church. Between the two camps, both … Continue reading