My job is not to solve people’s problems or make them happy, but to help them see the grace operating in their lives. Eugene Peterson
Welcome to This Body.
I am Julian Maddock. However far I wander, I always return to a wish to be with God. It is a fundamental desire in my life. I have not always been good at following this calling but it hasn’t let me go and has become the energy that is at the core of my work. I write here about the body, prayer and the relationship with God. [Learn more]
I publish here every Monday. I post a *[Pause for Thought](http://www.thisbody.info/category/pause/)* on Thursdays. I also post occasional journal entries. You can sign up for these free updates on the right or at the bottom of the page.