lonely pic

Four years ago when my wife and I were courting and waiting to get married, I remember looking down my nose at married couples. They bickered. They snickered. They did that weird thing at the dinner table where they whispered to avoid the appearance of frustration that was clearly apparent…

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Donald-Trump

Christians are funny people. Because we are very flexible people. I don’t mean flexible in the gymnast sense, but in the ‘we say we believe one thing and then immediately decide we believe a different thing’ sense. The Bible helps us in this regard, because it gives us many different…

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christians, its okay

I can’t remember when I learned my first basic math skills, but I suppose it was somewhere around 1st grade. I never was just great at math, and it became my least favorite subject as school went on, but one beautiful attribute about math is that it never changes. Never….

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Islamic State1

  I remember hearing a story when I was young about a woman who cooked a ham. Every year at Christmas time she would bake a ham for her family dinner and each year she prepared the ham the same way – by sawing off the ends. Year after year…

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6 things Pastor

Motivated. Enthusiastic. Successful. Happy. Popular. If these are words that you would readily use to describe your pastor’s demeanor, there’s a great chance you just don’t really know the truth. Maybe you’re an optimist, but maybe you’re uninformed. For the billions that attend Church every Sunday, it can be very…

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couple1

Her name was Shelby. I was 9 years old and she was 10 and we were in 4th grade. While I thought she was the prettiest girl I had ever seen, I like most 9 year olds had not an ounce of confidence to approach a member of the opposite…

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