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The Journal is a window into our world. A place to ponder and practice what we learn together on the path to hope, healing, and abundant life. A collection of voices sharing stories of life together in an Unbridled community. Not always clean and tidy, but it’s home…and the safest place we know for learning to be real…on our way to becoming whole…so we can partner with God to do the same for others.

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May 12, 2014


Just like our little dancers in the house who can hardly wait for their recital to show off what they’ve learned in their dance classes this year, it’s showtime for…
April 15, 2014

Dance Lessons

There are two very excited little dancers in the ACTS House these days, preparing for their spring recital and showing off their bright new costumes and tutus. All year long,…
March 5, 2014

More about walls….

Who knew there were so many different kinds of walls? Defensive walls. Curtain walls. Boundary walls. Knee walls. Pony walls. Building walls. Shared walls. Border walls. Retaining walls. Portable walls.…
February 25, 2014


“A wall is a structure that defines an area, carries a load, or provides shelter or security.” (Wikipedia) As the walls go up in the new ACTS House, other walls are coming down…
October 4, 2013

Built On Solid Rock

Tingles. Chills. Goosebumps. People's bumps. Whatever you call them. I had them all over my body that afternoon. The construction site was buzzing with contractors, cement trucks, construction guys, and…
August 22, 2013

Got Dirt?

Week One: dig a giant hole. That was the extent of my not-so-intimate knowledge of excavation prior to beginning this phase. In all actuality, it's a very calculated process and…