Monthly Archives: May 2014

Dear God, We Trust Our Feelings More Than You

. . . One last thing Father. I know my lament has run on long enough, but I’ve got one more thing to share. It seems like most of us who follow you trust our feelings above all else. Even … Continue reading

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Dear God, What’s With Our “Selfie” Spirituality?

. . . And another thing Father. The last time I checked Jesus told His disciples in Matt. 6:5 “When you pray, you are not to be like the hypocrites; for they love to stand and pray in the synagogues … Continue reading

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Dear God, Evangelism’s Dead In North America

. . . And another thing Heavenly Father. I get incredibly excited when I read about the rapid expansion of your kingdom in South America, China, Africa, and beginning outeach into the 10/40 window of the Muslim world. Quite frankly, … Continue reading

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Dear God, Death Sucks!

. . . Heavenly Father this week death has rocked the little faith community I get to serve. One of our friends, lost her 11 month battle with leukemia. I don’t know how else to say this but death sucks! … Continue reading

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Dear God, We’re Making Stupid Sacrifices

. . . and another thing Heavenly Father. What’s with us? What’s with the disciples of Jesus in North America? If comfort and pleasure were the greatest of causes we’d be doing really well, but the last time I checked … Continue reading

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Dear God, We’ve Invented Our Own Religion

. . . And another thing Father. We North American Christians are so sophisticated (at least in our minds) that we’ve invented our own religion. We’ve cross-bred Jesus with Consumerism and invented Consumer-anity. We now have a Gospel that says, … Continue reading

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Dear God, I’m Tired Of “I’ll Get Around To It” Discipleship

. . . And another thing Father. I really do wonder if any of the original disciples ever would have followed you if they were 21st century North Americans. If I read my bible correctly, it appears there wasn’t a … Continue reading

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