Sacred Schizophrenia

Sacred Schizophrenia

Several years ago I delivered a message that centered around the idea that I called “Christian Schizophrenia.” Honestly, I got a lot of blow-back for being insensitive, unfeeling, and uncaring toward those in the congregation who might have mental...
How To Know People Care…

How To Know People Care…

I’ve been reflecting a little about friends and friendship. Here are a few thoughts that can help knowing when people care about you and if you care about others. Friends don’t say, “Call me if you need anything.” They call you and help without...

Preping For The Unexpected

(Reference Indo Tsunami) “The waves of death encompassed me, the torrents of destruction assailed me. . . . This God — his way is perfect.” (2 Samuel 22:5, 31) After the loss of his ten children owing to a natural disaster (Job 1:19), Job said, “The Lord gave, and the...

God’s Will…

“Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done…” Seven words in one sentence. Often prayed, little understood. “Thy will be done” at least means that the one praying is saying: They will follow God’s Word even if it isn’t particularly...