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Dealing With Weak People

Dealing With Weak People

Human weaknesses level the playing field, because we all have them. No matter how adept or masterful we may be at one thing, in another skill or virtue we would be found utterly bankrupt. Though someone may work very hard to conceal it from you, that is just further evidence of the weakness’ existence. (This is a refreshing thought when you meet someone who seems to have life perfectly together! They don’t.)

Recently weaknesses have become actually precious in my mind. In the most kind and gracious of people, they are generally shoved down and rarely...

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Transforming Our Coffee Culture

Transforming Our Coffee Culture

Recently, I made the rookie mistake of asking a new friend if she drinks coffee.

Do I drink coffee?” she echoed, with a chuckle. “I’m...

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Blame the Parents

Blame the Parents

I find myself  at a place where I am more insecure about who I am that probably any other time in my life. That...

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We Serve a Loving God

We Serve a Loving God

Kids these days, am I right?

We’re expecting them to do more than they ever would have needed to ten years ago. We’ve been pushing...

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LOVE. Is there such a thing as a soulmate?

LOVE. Is there such a thing as a soulmate?

It’s almost Valentine’s Day.  Which is my favorite holiday of the year.  Just kidding.  It’s maybe my next to least favorite.  Right above Arbor...

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Discipleship Matters

Discipleship Matters

Discipleship is complicated. What is it supposed to look like? Is it even talked about in the Bible? Who is supposed to reach out...
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How to End a Friend

How to End a Friend

Michael W. Smith became Michael W. Famous when he penned a chorus that would be repeated countless times over by well-meaning followers (of JESUS,...

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How to Change Deeply (A Meditation)

How to Change Deeply (A Meditation)

Tim Keller’s sermon “How To Change Deeply” brought me into the realization that I am in fact far worse than I ever imagined, but...

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A Good King

This is Part 3 of a four-part series entitled, “Good King Jesus: Teaching Kids to Pray Boldly.” You can read Part 1 HERE and...

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Unconditional Friendship

Unconditional Friendship

“Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for his friends.” – John 15:13

To lay down your life for...

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