I am Tree

March 25th, 2020|Comments Off on I am Tree

For over 30 years, I’ve been drawing the same image. It's a large oak tree, some green grass, a few shadowy mountains in the background with a vast sky, a few puffy clouds and a [...]

Sexualizing Sorrow: How Trauma Informs Our Sexual Brokenness

March 11th, 2020|Comments Off on Sexualizing Sorrow: How Trauma Informs Our Sexual Brokenness

For us to break free from our unwanted compulsive behaviors, we must have the courage to delve deeper into our woundedness and explore what lies beneath it. We must begin to kindly yet decisively cut [...]

If I Were an Abuser, What Church Would I Want to Attend?

March 9th, 2020|Comments Off on If I Were an Abuser, What Church Would I Want to Attend?

I am proud to feature the work of Dr. Nancy Murphy on my blog today. Dr. Murphy is a professor, Executive director of Northwest Family Life, and runs to help educate churches in navigating [...]

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This book provides an avenue for dialogue with the over 18 million children who are affected by addiction in America. It follows a simple metaphor of addiction as the main character, Sam, is swept away in a bubble. At first he is curious and excited, but he slowly becomes bored and isolated, encounters a devastating storm, and, finally, tries to find his way back home to his family. His journey symbolizes the struggle of addiction in a way children can understand.

Stumbling Towards Wholeness Book Cover

My third book Stumbling Toward Wholeness: How the Love of God Changes Us is out now with Navpress/Tyndale.


A Brave Lament encourages the scandalous invitation into the belly of grief. Pain matters and is the doorway to knowing God more fully. With heart-wrenching grief accessible through poetic writings, hope is found in the most unlikely place, in the pain itself. This book undertakes the enormous task of stepping into our own heartache with the tragic loss of our son, Jackson Brave Bauman while inviting the reader into their own story of sorrow for the sake of collectively healing our wounds. The following pages have sustained us; these words have been bread and water to our soul may they be the same to you.

Psychology of Porn ebook cover

My book, The Psychology of Porn: Essays on pornography, objectification & healing is available now. This book is an in-depth collection of essays engaging our behaviors both conscious and unconscious involving pornography. May this be a rich resource in helping you or those you love know liberation.

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