When God is Silent

By Dr. Dan Reinhardt You’ve been praying earnestly about something … but there’s no answer. You believe God promised you something … but it’s not happening. You’ve exercised faith, acted in hope … but it’s not working out. The silence of God puts a tension into one’s...

A Window into Your Soul

By Dr. Dan Reinhardt Down through the centuries Christians have found that certain practises have helped them on their spiritual journey. Rather than view them as “disciplines” (that word evokes spankings in my memory), a better word is practise. I practised piano in...

Answer-shaped Holes

Forty seven may be a very important answer, but an answer without a question is irrelevant. A good question is a teachable moment. A question is an answer-shaped hole, waiting to be filled. Questions initiate and sustain conversations. Jesus stirred up many questions....

The Puppet Prayer

Have you ever heard or prayed this prayer? “God, just empty me of everything that is of me, and accomplish your will and purpose.” As spiritually submissive as this sounds, it betrays an underlying belief system that God has one will, one plan, and it’s my job to...