Are You a Culture Shaper?

Are You a Culture Shaper?

I envision standing on the edge of a cliff, the wind whipping through my unruly hair, the crisp outdoors waking all five senses until I’m fully alive and then raising my voice in a great warrior call and shouting...

So, you're on the fence about DTS...

So, you're on the fence about DTS...

DTS is a risky decision, with so many unknowns and ‘what if’s?’ It’s a difficult decision to make, but life with God is full of opportunities to take risks.

Where Are All the Adults?

Where Are All the Adults?

There was a time when no idea seemed more magical than that of being a grown-up. Countless hours of rigorous training were invested in “helping” in the kitchen, playing house, shuffling around in mom’s heels and pretending to...

Worship in the Waiting

Worship in the Waiting

I started my journey with God very much alive, passionate about him and eager to see others get to know him. But it was a challenge in my life since then that shaped a lot of who I am today. That challenge is waiting for...

Why This Blog Post Is So Hard For Me To Write

Why This Blog Post Is So Hard For Me To Write

"I want to properly convey the goodness and faithfulness of the God who drew me here when I had no idea what I wanted; I want to tell you how He continued to show up day, after day, after day, to gently and powerfully walk me into a more full picture of what it looks like to be..."

I Am Not Overlooked

I Am Not Overlooked

I used to think that God had stopped speaking, I thought that was something that was only in Bible times. In the first few weeks of DTS when we had a teaching on Hearing the Voice of God I was blown away that He...

Why I've Done my DTS 7 Times

Why I've Done my DTS 7 Times

5 years ago, I decided to fly 22 hours over my home country and the Pacific Ocean before reaching Brisbane, Australia. I figured a 6-month commitment of a Discipleship Training School (DTS) was short enough that I could easily back out if...

Choosing to Worship God with Thanksgiving

Choosing to Worship God with Thanksgiving

I’m learning as we worship God, he then begins to shape us like a potter shapes clay on a wheel. He longs to develop our will to his will for our lives as we exalt and praise him. When we do that, there is this shaping and forming...

Worship isn't about me

Worship isn't about me

Worship isn't about me; it's about who God is and how magnificent and marvelous his works are. It's about connecting with his heart and feeling overcome with the desire to give God everything. I've been realizing more and more the importance...