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Authored by: Michael Thompson

Dear BraveHearts

Years ago, I heard that J.R.R Tolkien's Middle Earth was a veiled reference to us living in the middle. There are two comings of Christ—the first has come; we wait for the second… we are living in the middle. Tolkien wrote a story in such a way that the...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

“Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace. I won’t lay anything heavy or ill...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

Papa, Thank you for every year being new. Thank you that you still speak to me. Thank you for preparing my heart to listen.
Jody

I am a Princess. Jesus is my main source of validation, love and acceptance and belonging. I can ask my Jesus to shine through my heart...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

A Bored Man is a Dangerous Man.

Michael Thompson, The Heart of a Warrior

Dear BraveHearts,

A few years ago, during the writing process of The Heart of a Warrior, God revealed this truth to me. By definition,

boredom is an emotional or psychological state...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

A farmer went out to sow his seed. As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up. Some fell on rocky places, where it did not have much soil. It sprang up quickly, because the soil was shallow. But when the sun came up, the...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.

Ephesians 6:12 NIV

So take everything the Master has set out...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

Hope this post finds you well and “aware” of the Larger Story going on all around us. I know I can lose the context of my story from time-to-time and when I do I am vulnerable, susceptible to getting lost... lost in a smaller story. We live in a great love story set in the...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

The idea that 'being in love' is the only reason for remaining married really leaves no room for marriage as a contract or promise at all. If love is the whole thing, then the promise can add nothing; and if it adds nothing, then it should not be made. The curious thing is...

Authored by: Michael Thompson

Dearest BraveHearts,

When I look at those who have shaped my faith… the faculty members of my heart, C.S. Lewis is right there at the top, ok, maybe he is one of the Deans.  I find that very few have a faith that are as humble AND profound as Lewis’.  As we pray for and...