Morning Mercy Articles

Just a mixture of all the articles on Morning Mercy. Hopefully you’ll find something helpful to read.

Perspective from Distance

Time + Distance = Perspective

It’s a simple and beautiful formula. It’s the thing that I want to talk about most when I am now reflecting on my time in the message. It’s been nearly 7 years – and...

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Morning Mercy - Conformity

It Wasn’t About You: It was About a System

What is a System: “An organized, purposeful structure that consists of interrelated and interdependent elements (components, entities, factors, members, parts etc.). These elements continually influence one another (directly or indirectly) to maintain their activity...

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Caring for the Heart

Caring for the Heart Series: Introduction

In the year prior to leaving the message, I had become very acquainted with a method of counselling called “Caring for the Heart“ (Developed by John Regier). I appreciated my pastor who would often go outside...

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Morning Mercy - Clarity

The Importance of Clarity for Closure

The journey away from the message is intensely messy. It’s unavoidable, and there are many reasons for the emotional mess it makes – all of which are worth learning about. Why is it worth learning...

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Morning Mercy - Fires of Mercy

Letting it Burn & Rebuilding After the Flames

Fire is amazing. It’s beautiful, it’s illuminating, it’s intense. At it’s best, it’s exciting and useful. At it’s worst, it’s destructive and dangerous. Think of how it starts – a fire in an unwanted...

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Morning Mercy - Marriage

Married to a Message Man: What Should I Do?

(This article is intended for a wife who has questioned / doubted / disbelieved the Message – while her husband continues to believe) For the last few years, perhaps the most frequent message I’ve...

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