Tag Archives: John Eldredge

Training for Freedom

Hi everyone, Rob here. For too many years holiness was defined by ‘don’t.’ Don’t drink, don’t smoke, don’t dance, don’t swear, don’t play pool, don’t kiss – just don’t! If you succeeded in doing those ‘don’ts’ then you were being … Continue reading

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Your Words for 2015

Happy New Year! David here. It’s a brand new year full of possibility, hope, and opportunity. I was listening to a podcast from John Eldredge earlier in the week on an alternate to making New Year’s resolutions. Let’s face it … Continue reading

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Your Heart Matters

Hi everyone, Rob here. After getting back from the U.S.A  it felt good to be home. New Zealand is an awesome country to live in; peaceful, beautiful, relaxed and quality coffee readily available! Once the jet lag cleared I got … Continue reading

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We Have What it Takes

Hi, Rob here. Recently my kids have become obsessed with a TV show called ‘American Ninja Warriors.’ In it some very seriously fit and athletic men tackle an extremely difficult obstacle course that tests balance, upper and lower body strength, … Continue reading

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Jesus the Beautiful Outlaw

Greetings, David here. Reading the Gospels without knowing the personality of Jesus is a bit like watching television with the sound turned off. The result is a dry, two dimensional person doing strange, and random things. Jesus has been described … Continue reading

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Holy Discontent

Rob here. God has been speaking to my heart through a fresh voice these last two weeks; Bruce Springsteen’s new album, Wrecking Ball (this is not a review though!). I know, I’m a Springsteen fanatic and I was always going to enjoy … Continue reading

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When Suffering Comes

Rob here. Tomorrow is the first day of Lent. It is traditionally a time of repentance and fasting in preparation for remembering the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. It is an opportunity for us to share in the sufferings … Continue reading

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Christmas Wonder

I have been struck afresh by the wonder of the Christmas story this year. It started after I read and mediatated on these words written by John Eldredge in Beautiful Outlaw (108-109); “The eternal Son of God, ‘Light of Light, … Continue reading

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Letting Jesus in

Rob here. I have spent the last week immersed in John Eldredge’s latest book Beautiful Outlaw. It’s been great! You can tell it’s a great book because you don’t finish it by saying, “John Eldredge is such a great writer,” … Continue reading

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