The Problem with Theology

“…Do not marvel that I said to you, ‘You must be born again.’  The wind blows where it wishes, and you hear its sound, but you do not know where it comes from or where it goes. So it is with everyone who is born of the Spirit.”    John 3:7-8   I have a personal connection toContinue reading “The Problem with Theology”

The Danger of Should: Why Positive Thinking May Not be the Answer

    A preliminary scrolling of Instagram started my day, between the morning meandering that makes up the daily routine of my life and sitting down for my first cup of coffee, I find myself under assault. The word, should, catches my attention. I haven’t opened my Bible yet, but fortunately I must have slept inContinue reading “The Danger of Should: Why Positive Thinking May Not be the Answer”

From the Perspective of Dust

  A little backstory on today’s poetic offering. I had a conversation on the phone with my nephew Todd as I prepared dinner last night. He has been through some upheaval, but I am grateful to know the Lord has taken hold of him. As I spoke with him, I recalled my early days of seeking God,Continue reading “From the Perspective of Dust”