Melodies in the White Noise

By | 2018-01-17T22:11:44+00:00 December 18th, 2015|

  It's been awhile since I've posted anything, due to many factors: processing a lot for studies, working hard, letting life be life and social networking less, and learning how to Sabbath rest. Really, it just seems like through the jumble of the social and political climate in the world, what I write on my [...]

Being Dangerous

By | 2014-08-29T14:37:06+00:00 August 18th, 2012|

Too long have followers of Jesus settled for religious compliance and inoffensive comportment. Too long have rank and file Christians delegated the dangerous life of following Jesus to the professionals, believing them best suited for the radical engagement with the world that Jesus models. Too long have we believed that the highest goal of Christianity [...]

Good Friday

By | 2014-08-18T22:34:43+00:00 April 7th, 2012|

Jesus didn’t go to the cross so we wouldn’t have to. He went to the cross so we could join him there. - Dallas WillardLast night we had some friends over to sit, have wine, have bread and talk about Jesus. Very informal. We had the movie The Gospel of John playing in the background, and [...]

Speaking the Same Language: Meditations on community part four

By | 2014-08-18T22:34:43+00:00 February 6th, 2012|

I like structure. That is, I like it as long as everything is in place. I've operated in jobs and ministries that have been bad 'fits.' Leaving me feeling like a square peg in a round hole, those experiences left me with an orphan mentality of 'no one understands me.' Throughout the years I found [...]