Learning to Listen

For a long time my prayer has been to be able to hear God’s voice. Over the course of many years, God has been teaching me how to listen – mostly through books, a bit through people. Here are some of the most helpful pieces of advice I have found. Get To Know God’s...

Thinking Pink

Pink snuck into my life in the form of a hoodie. I don’t remember how I got it, but I loved that hoodie. It was a solitary bright spot in a wardrobe entirely consisting of blacks and greys and the odd dark blue. I didn’t realize the oddity of it until I was doing my...

On the “Crust” of Renewal

So, I promise that I don’t plan to make every blog entry more of “Morgan’s Anxiety Diaries.” There will be other things that God is teaching me about – I’m sure! But for the time being… God is teaching me a lot about and through my struggle with anxiety. Near the end...

At the Core of Towne Party

Towne Party is all about McKenzie Towne Church serving our local community together as the church body. The two core components of this event are: – Serving the local community – being the church to those outside our walls and inviting them to connect with us....

Pain-Shaped Heart

A few weeks ago I discovered a song by All Sons & Daughters that I hadn’t heard yet. The song is called “Wake Up” from their “Season One” album, and the first line of the verse is: “we have seen the pain that shaped our hearts.” This line really struck...