In a recent post I talked about how important it is for me to choose to Live this life I’ve been given, not just to exist. Foundational to the ability to Live is our ability to connect. Life Continue reading Prime Your Ability to Connect – 6 Ways to be Human
Jonah is pitching a fit over the withering of his shade-vine when God speaks. Continue reading Jonah – The Petulant Prophet
Really, it’s all about selfishness, self-centredness.
Proverbs 23:7 says, “…for as a man thinks in his heart, so is he.”
Okay, so I was all set to wax eloquent about how it’s important to balance rational thought with one’s emotions, love others as we love ourselves, and other Continue reading As A Man Thinks In His Heart, So Is He
If you’ve never read “The Book of the Dun Cow” by Walter Wangerin, Jr. – or even if you have – I highly recommend obtaining the audible version, for reasons I give below:
The title above is taken loosely from my book, Shalom Path. The complete text is as follows:
I can… like myself when I make mis-takes.
Mis-takes are a part of being human.
There’s no shame in being human.
Note: yes, the word “Mis-takes” is purposeful. In my book, a mistake is simply a take that went wrong, an attempt that didn’t work. This removes the sting from a Continue reading I Can Like Myself When I’m Human
There’s no way I can write a single blog that tackles all aspects of sin. First, I’m not an expert. Secondly, the word has been loaded with too much baggage over the centuries. We have been programmed to think about sin in ways that God Himself didn’t intend. All I can do is toss out a few ideas that may spark some thought, trigger some memories, or start some discussion. I’d love to hear feedback.
What is sin? That’s a loaded question. To some, the very word evokes emotions of Continue reading sin…ugh!
Integrity: What it is
To understand the concept of personal integrity, first consider the lowly integer. A single numeral, for example “7”, exists without fractions or decimal points to further define it. The integer is untouched, undiminished, and complete all by Continue reading Integrity