My Journey into Voluntary Celibacy

This is a brief summary of my journey with God in reconciling my sexuality with my faith; a journey that I am still on. I have learned from the council of famed mystics and saints throughout history, that it is best to always be a learner. So my posture is not that I have arrived … Continue reading My Journey into Voluntary Celibacy

Loving People in Process

Everyone can relate to process. Everything in life moves forward through process; sometimes smoothly and sometimes rough. The human experience, with its many mysteries, is exciting and joyful, yet also gets messy and painful. Every person is on their own journey of discovering their role in this life. Every person must discover truth for themselves, … Continue reading Loving People in Process

Praying for “We” the Church

In the Ember Prayer Room, we rotate through a different apostolic prayer every week. The apostolic prayers are what we see the early church praying. It is helpful to note that most of the prayers we see in the New Testament are Directed to God, positive, and primarily for the Church. Ephesians 1:17-19; Ephesians 3:16-19; Philippians 1:9-11; Colossians … Continue reading Praying for “We” the Church