Love Compels Us to Listen

11 I went to Jerusalem, and after staying there three days 12 I set out during the night with a few others. I had not told anyone what my God had put in my heart to do for Jerusalem. There were no mounts with me except the one I was riding on. 13 By night I went out […]

Answering The Wrong Question

“What’s the one thing I need to know about ministry and Millennials?” The college ministry leader’s eyes widened and he stumbled around for an answer.  Eventually, after swallowing a mouthful of BBQ and several clichés, the young man regained his footing. “The church is dumping tons of resources into answering a question that Millennials aren’t really asking […]

Taking Responsibility

The first step to building resilience is to take responsibility for who you are and for your life. If you’re not willing to do that, stop wasting your time… Greitens, Eric (2015-03-10). Resilience: Hard-Won Wisdom for Living a Better Life (Kindle Locations 484-485). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Kindle Edition.   We exited one of the men […]

Pointing Out The Obvious

Seneca had a great response: “People say: ‘What good does it do to point out the obvious?’ A great deal of good; for we sometimes know facts without paying attention to them. Advice . .  . merely engages the attention and rouses us, and concentrates the memory, and keeps it from losing its grip. We miss […]