Embracing My Spiritual ADD

My new article at YMToday: 

Everyone in ministry is a spiritual giant, right?  For all the wisdom and teaching that we pour into the lives of adolescents and their families, practicing a faith that is deeply focused and consistent might feel necessary.  At least that’s what I felt my devotional life should look like if I was challenging students to live out their faith each day.  But as a person who loves learning and who can be a bit of an overachiever, I discovered that when it came to Bible study, journaling, and prayer time, I felt like quite the underachiever!  I couldn’t stay focused, didn’t like taking lots of notes, and certainly had a hard time being consistent.  read more…

Advertisements

Leave a comment

Filed under Following Jesus, Reflections on Life, Youth Ministry

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s