November 1, 2018

Packing Your Parachute Properly

The other morning, I was sitting outside on the back patio at my house, having my devotional time, when I noticed a commotion overhead.  Eventually, I located the source of the disturbance.  A squirrel was busily—and noisily—adding fresh leaves and new sticks to its nest in the tree above me.  […]
December 6, 2016

Cradle Building for Advent

Let’s be honest. Most of us don’t really know what to do with Advent. It seems like the rest of the world is barreling full-steam ahead into Christmas on board a glitzy, turbo-charged sleigh while the church plods along toward Bethlehem at a frustratingly deliberate pace. That’s what Advent can […]