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On Kingdom Living

The moment when you’re in a crowd and you feel all alone, or jump in the lake during your morning run on a summer day (and finish the run soaking wet and barefoot in downtown Chicago rush hour)... Those are the first moments in my own life that I think of when it comes to Kingdom Living. I don't believe it always means pushing through the fear. I don't believe it always means taking a calculated risk on the first try. Sometimes, fear stops us in our tracks. Sometimes, even safe risks feel impossible to take. I believe it means seeking after the challenge of living fully where we are, regardless of whether or not the situation changes. Celebrating the victories and being sad, too. I...

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