Category Archives

    Connecting to God

  • God Save Us From Wrong Conversations | Part 2

    5 minute read

    We must convince the world!! Oh wait we already have. We believers, we followers of that man, Jesus, we have convinced the world. I would simply submit that we have convinced them of the wrong thing. Continue Reading

  • Life Support

    5 minute read

    Then He spoke many things to them in parables, saying:

    “Behold, a sower went out to sow.  And as he sowed, some seed fell by the wayside; Continue Reading

  • What is your Target?

    3 minute read

    In the age of information surplus, we all have something to say, and we all have a venue to say it. We speak, we argue, we Tweet, or we make a You Tube video. If we get really focused we blog. If we don’t blog, we simply comment on someone else’s blog, or Facebook post.  We all have something to say and a way to say it. Continue Reading

  • Disconnected

    3 minute read

    Native Americans tell the story of a gold prospector who hired several warriors as guides to take him across the frontier to reach the west coast to take advantage of the gold boom. Continue Reading

  • Humanize

    4 minute read

    I keep having the urge to write but I don’t have a topic. I just have a lump. Somewhere between my chest and my throat, I feel something a bit swollen and heavy. Something like a repressed cry, but not quite. It feels more like a repressed blog. Continue Reading

  • The Condition of Unconditional Love

    2 minute read

    The opposite of Grace isn’t law. The opposite of Grace is self-sufficiency. Continue Reading

  • God’s Book is Not His Person

    3 minute read

    This post is based on Chapter 8 of Think Differently Live Differently. (Click to Buy TDLD)

    God is with us. God is among His people. He wants to have a cup of coffee with you, He wants to drive to work with you even when you don’t want to drive to work. Continue Reading

  • On Menus and Meals

    5 minute read

    I began this journey sitting across from people in need, asking God how to help them. Reading the Gospels, the Book of Acts, and the unfolding adventure of the New Testament writings really showed me ways that Jesus and those who followed Him interacted with people in need. Continue Reading

  • A Plan or a Way

    2 minute read

    “What is your favorite Bible reading plan?”, He asked me as I walked quickly towards my destination. Why did this question feel like a test? I thought for a moment.

    “My favorite plan is to read the Bible in order to hear God speak, “ I responded. Continue Reading

  • Father

    4 minute read

    This is an old post that I read at the YWAM DTS where I was teaching this past week.

    The word “father”, for some stirs warm feelings of fondness, and comforting strength, while for others it stirs loathing, or fear.  Continue Reading