Ever find yourself wondering how your life ended up where it is now? You’re in good company, friend. Pull up a chair. I’d love to hear your story. I love stories. And I believe God writes the best ones, even — and maybe especially — when our lives don’t look anything like what we expected. That’s what led to writing this blog post, called “I Don’t Wait Anymore,” several years ago. When I finally… Read More
I thought about it a couple of months ago as I lay in the hammock in the backyard in the dark, shivering but not really caring it was cold. The stars popped out like chill bumps, and my heart grabbed hold again of just how tiny it was. And if we let it … that feeling of littleness can be a very good thing. For a while now, on a lot of nights, a few… Read More
Want to read the first chapter of “I Don’t Wait Anymore” for free? Click here and scroll to the bottom of the page for a first chapter preview. And while you’re at it, there’s a trailer you can check out here: It’s starting. Thanks for coming with me, guys.
The box came last night. It’s real life, friends. The drop date is May 10, two weeks from today. What a weird little season this is. It’s a really personal book. I’m nervous. But when I push my nerves aside, the reality is I’m always happy to tell the story of how God became the biggest thing in my life, the thing that overshadowed everything else until the dreams I’d had for myself faded… Read More
It’s not always easy, this road. In fact, a lot of the time it’s hard. But the deep depths pale in light of the high highs. And my friend was right. You can’t go back. The sun poured down through the thousands of dead brown leaves clinking together in the trees, our own surround-sound percussion section. The breeze rustled the pages of my journal, and my friend Caitlin dozed with her… Read More