And They’ll Know we are Christians by our Hate

“Whoa! Wait a minute! That isn’t how the song goes!”  “That song tells us that they’ll know we are Christians by our LOVE”. Indeed, “love” is what the song says…but when I look at our world -and that includes church leaders and church goers – what I see are a lot of haters. We are…

Coming Full Circle

Don’t you love it when things feel like they come full circle? Even if it is a tiny circle? When all  of the parts seem to come together in some semblance of completion with out any loose ends dangling or gaps or breaks?  It is a good feeling. Probably because there aren’t very many things…

See…Hear…Speak…”Every Act of Love” Matters

Friends, I have a gift for you today. I hope that you will accept it and that it will be something that you can use today and always. I heard this song today for the first time. The words were perfect words…almost like a gift for my life, but not one to keep to myself.…

Do You Have a Minute…? That is TOO Bad and SOOOO Sad

In a few short hours the sun will go down again. It’s a Friday Night…High school play-off basketball games; dinners; movies; dates; passing the kids off to the other parent for the custodial weekend. But it is supposed to be more. Not more in the sense of  bar hopping and booze drinking and partying. Not…

Please Step Away from The Crazy

Do you suffer from this problem too? Would you consider this a character issue… a”flaw”? Have you found ways to compensate? I am feeling more than a little bit frustrated because here I am…almost 45 and I am just now recognizing a BIG problem with myself. Sure, there are lots of other things about me…