The Despair of Job

Like the best of friends, God’s not afraid of our pain and anger. If I’m hurting, it’s OK to cry out to God. In fact, just like Job, God may use that opportunity to remind me of just how big He is and how capable He is of providing for me.

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Honest Healing

It is in these moments though that we can personify Christ’s constant and healing Love in the same way that those in the stories above witnessed, and in the way that we all deserve.

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Crossing the River

It’s only when we decide to say yes; to wade into that overwhelming river current and wait on God that we experience the power of community and the promise of God. It’s in these moments when we are able to speak life into an otherwise dying situation that we witness the life giving power of a loving Father. Saying “yes” is how we choose to Love.

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A Name To Remember

It’s been about 6 months since I started this blog and I’m glad that I’ve been able to write some of my thoughts down on paper, albeit electronic paper. This is all thanks to my wife who is credited with urging me to start a blog in an effort to prevent undue Facebook arguments with […]

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The Gorilla in the Room

Circumstances in life will always bring opportunities to reveal my darker side. What matters is not my circumstances, but how well I learn to navigate them. When I find myself in the proverbial gorilla pit being dragged around by 400 pounds of selfishness, I have to do whatever it takes to beat it back

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Show Up

So, where is the Church? The Church is wherever we decide to get in the fight and run towards the smoke and chaos.

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