Charles Heyworth

Re-imagine Your Life As A Christian

Hafez on Joy and Surrender 0

Hafez on Joy and Surrender

“What is the difference Between your experience of Existence And that of a saint? The saint knows That the spiritual path Is a sublime chess game with God And that the Beloved Has just made such a Fantastic Move That the saint is now continually Tripping over Joy And bursting out in Laughter And saying, “I Surrender!” Whereas, my dear, I am afraid you still think You have a thousand serious moves.” -Hafez, Persian Poet

Is Prophecy for Today? 0

Is Prophecy for Today?

Is Prophecy for Today? Read a short excerpt from Road To Royalty that will help you think through some common misconceptions about prophecy in the church today. Follow this link:  

To Be or To Do 0

To Be or To Do

The value of an individual is measured by existence not performance. There are things that I want to do because they increase my ability to enjoy existing. There are things that I do in order to continue existing. But if I begin to base the value of my existence on what I accomplish toward these ends, their accomplishment becomes meaningless and my value becomes an illusive hope that someday I will possess the validation of my existence. -Charles M. Heyworth


Disruptive Prayer

  What is it about spending time in the presence of God that completely disrupts the quiet serenity of what I call my life? It is as if the answer becomes a question whenever I turn my heart fully toward heaven. The peace that I have becomes locked onto that one experience and everything else in my life becomes superficial. I am left with a longing to go back, but am required to live through the process of the present time until the moment arrives for the consummation of my desire. It seems like a sickness is upon me. It...

Reason and Doubt 0

Reason and Doubt

It is better to doubt what cannot be confirmed through evidence than to confirm what has never been doubted. -Inspired by Reason from “The Pilgrim’s Regress”