Equipping You to Spend Yourself for Others

"Spend yourself." What a strange concept. I wonder if these words were as incomprehensible to the original audience as they are to us today. Spend myself? Are you serious? Everything in my nature tells me to think about myself. In fact, we don't have to try at all, it just happens. We all start out this ...

The Blessedness of Possessing Nothing: Why Empty Hands Give Us a Full Heart

Possessions are important to us. What we strive for, earn, and own become some of the lenses through which people perceive us. From a young age it is easy to form wish lists filled with things we would love to have, and consequently, we build our lives around acquiring those very things. Yet we see through personal ...