The Jesus Gap (Formation Resources, Pt. 3)

Hi friends, As a follow up to my last two posts (The Jesus Gap, Parts One and Two), I wanted to give you some resources that have been helpful on my path for your further exploration. Books to Read: Soul Feast: An Invitation to the Christian Spiritual Life by Marjorie Thompson A wonderful overview to introduce you to spiritual practice in your everyday life. Inner Compass by Margaret Silf This book is a friend for your inner journey. If you’re asking questions like, “What is my life about? How do I decide between all the choices coming at me? Isn’t…

The Jesus Gap (a struggle to live out holy love, Pt. One)

Let me tell you something very honest about myself. I’ve been that person in groups talking about God. I’ve read lots of books about theology. I’ve taken in ridiculous amounts of knowledge about Jesus. I’ve learned how to discuss my belief. I’ve served publicly with a smile on my face. And yet, often, after it was all over, I’d go back into my ordinary, everyday, private life struggling to live this holy love out. Let’s be clear. I have a deep love for Jesus. I mean, Jesus is just cool. There is nothing boring about Him. He’s not soft and…