The Weakest Reed

He will not crush the weakest reed or put out a flickering candle.

March 3, 2014
by Rachel Gustafson

A Checklist: Are you ok with God?

I’ve been using the fruit of the spirit as a performance checklist.  Love, joy, peace, patience, gentleness, kindness, goodness, faithfulness and self-control. Depending on how well I’m doing in these 9 areas, I ‘ve been trying to determine how fully … Continue reading

December 20, 2013
by Rachel Gustafson

My advent reflection wasn’t looking so pretty…

It was one of those days I felt like a rather dirty Christian.   I walked into church feeling decidedly unworthy. I don’t’ remember the exact circumstances.  There may have been yelling in the car or at home.  But I wasn’t … Continue reading