The Narrow Road

Living Loved • Winter 2013        Current Issue I had just spent the weekend in a country home talking with a group of people about living in the Father’s love. Afterwards two of them drove me to the airport nearly [...]

Betrayal, Forgiveness and Reconciliation

By Wayne Jacobsen Living Loved • Spring 2012 The world does not need one more example of people who claim to be Christ-followers while they blow up close friendships for whatever personal gain they may seek. We have too [...]

The Church Jesus is Building

By Wayne Jacobsen Living Loved • Winter 2011 “What do you think the church is going to look like ten years from now?” I get asked that question almost everywhere I go. People assume that my travels and correspondence [...]

Quiet Lives of Profound Consequence

By Wayne Jacobsen Living Loved • Autumn 2011 They are all over the world. I’ve met them everywhere–men and women who have been seasoned with the joy of living loved and are capable in the simplest of conversations to [...]

How Do I… ?

By Wayne Jacobsen BodyLife • March 2010 “How do I…?” Probably 80% of the questions I get begin with those three little words. I shudder now when I hear them, though I don’t always show it. Believe me, I [...]

Bait and Switch

By Wayne Jacobsen BodyLife • May 2009 Trading the Vibrant Life of Jesus for a Ritualistic Religion Called Christianity. I saw the sign a year ago in Georgia: Live Free for Three Months. It was a developer’s marketing strategy [...]

The Power of Living In Love

By Wayne Jacobsen BodyLife • June 2008 Life has taken some crazy turns for me since the last one I wrote in September. I will still continue to do these from time to time, but they will not be [...]

Windblown: What Life in Him Looks Like

By Wayne Jacobsen BodyLife • February 2007 He was a religious leader who sought Jesus out in the dark of night. He knew Jesus’ miracles were proof that God was with him and he wanted to be part of [...]

The Language of Community

By Wayne Jacobsen & Dave Coleman BodyLife • September 2006 I’m currently reading So You Don’t Want to Go to Church Anymore into audio files for a soon-to-be-released CD. [Edit: We have finished the audio book. You can find [...]

Reveling in the Freedom to Follow

By Wayne Jacobsen BodyLife • July 2006 To be honest, most of the mornings I lived bogged down by the demands and agendas of religion, I woke up defeated. I’d look at the clock dreading what the day might [...]

Tree Town – A Parable For Our Times

By David Hebden* and Wayne Jacobsen BodyLife • November 2005 There was a town much like any other town, except it had no trees. A disease had wiped them out so long ago that no one living today even [...]

Feasting on the Tree of Life

By Wayne Jacobsen with David Hebden and Paul Young BodyLife • August 2005 For those who don’t think we truly died that day in the Garden of Eden when Adam and Eve chose the knowledge of good and evil [...]

The Struggle for Sexual Freedom

These two letters come from brothers I know personally and i thought their stories might be an encouragement and help to others. I know that God does not have a process for this kind of freedom that fits everyone, [...]

A Couple Struggles with Pornography

This is the exchange I had with a young wife and mother struggling with her husband’s addiction. I think it is important for all sides to see how this is not some victimless pursuit and how couples can work [...]

Breaking Free

Can someone try too hard to walk with God? Absolutely! I know that sounds odd, but relationship with the Living God cannot be earned by human effort, even extensive human effort. And sometimes those trying the hardest to make [...]

Living in Two Worlds

Living in Two Worlds By Wayne Jacobsen BodyLife • February 2004 I can’t begin to comprehend what it would be like to wake up tomorrow morning and find myself free of everything that hinders or distracts me from life [...]

Sharing the Journey

Sharing the Journey By Wayne Jacobsen and Clay Jacobsen BodyLife • July 2003 Isn’t it interesting that you can spend all day wandering through the busy streets of Manhattan without anyone noticing you, and yet anyone you pass on [...]

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