WHEN GOD CALLS
Jesus was doing something amazing...He was walking on water. The disciples, watching with amazement in the secure confines of a boat, heard Jesus call Peter out of the boat. This was not an invitation to wet-wade. Water was too deep and the waves tumultuous. It was a step of faith.
I (Eric) often wonder what that was like for Peter when he realized he had the boldness and confidence to step out and place the first foot on the water outside the boat. But, what I wonder more is what it felt like when he placed his second foot onto the water now fully outside his comfort zone and fully supported by the power of Jesus to stand in the middle of a miracle. Read More...
Eric Camfield | July 2021
SURELY GOD IS IN THIS PLACE
Altar kicked off its 2021 fishing retreat season with the Soul of a Man retreat in the Driftless Region of Wisconsin. On Friday morning, we considered a passage of Scripture, Jacob's Ladder, that landed at the perfect time as we were on a journey (like Jacob in this story) of learning to pause, look, listen, and become aware of God's presence. Read More...
Eric Camfield | June 2021