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Messiah Complex Oct 25, 2019

On the day when my heart opened up, I was completely naked, standing outdoors and dripping wet with bathwater runoff from the tub sunk into a roofless terrace, unaware that our host had tip-toed up the hill behind me so as not to be heard, to deliver breakfast.

Croissants. Fresh fruit. Freshly...

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Fuck Death Mar 27, 2016

Five weeks ago, I sat outside of the Beverly Center’s Erewhon Market in West Hollywood, California, opposite Adante Coffee Roasters (excellent cold brew, by the way), and tried to get myself into a frame of mind for writing a toast to my mother, and her new husband. It wasn’t easy. I...

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Keep Forgiving Jan 09, 2015

I have been wanting to write about my year at Mars Hill Church for quite some time, but have not felt the freedom to do so until recently. Or the clarity. Frankly, I think the grace of God has kept me silent in moments past when I was so certain I could speak into whatever new issue surfaced....

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The Death Of My Father [Great Mourning & Great Rejoicing Are In Order] Jan 26, 2011

This was going to come out sooner or later, and word seems to travel a lot faster than I can keep up with, so many of you know this anyway: my father has been rejoicing with Jesus Christ in heaven for the last two weeks.

I suppose that, wherever heaven is, “two weeks” is timeless and...

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Cornerstone 2010 Recap Jul 05, 2010

Cornerstone is over. I have no idea how I am as tired as I am, but I don’t think I’ve ever been this tired before. At least, I’ve been sitting here thinking about whether or not I have been this tired before, but I’m too tired to figure it out, so I don’t know if...

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