Monthly Archives: September 2016

It’s Not One Amazing Moment After Another

Look, when I read my bible it certainly feels like God was “once upon a time” constantly performing one amazing miracle after another. The bible can read like God made water come out of rocks each Monday, rained manna every … Continue reading

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The Art Of Battling Giants

Allow me to share more insights from Malcolm Gladwell’s excellent, and latest book David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants. He presents the entire premise of his book, and I think his premise is worth considering … Continue reading

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Bigger Isn’t As Better As We Think

In his book Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell carefully works his way through British anthropologist Robin Dunbar’s research on the limits of human relational connections, which has come to be known as “Dunbar’s number.” Dunbar has actually developed an equation, which … Continue reading

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Love In A Glass Box

I saw of stack of cash, and it brought tears to my eyes. Let me explain. Yesterday I taught on Romans 12:1-a “I urge you therefore, brothers and sisters, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living … Continue reading

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Small Isn’t Just Good, Small Is Great

I had this epiphany this past summer on my vacation. We were hanging out in South Lake Tahoe trying to steer away from the crowds and I thought to myself, “I hate crowds.” As soon as I thought it I … Continue reading

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No Smartphones In Heaven

This last weekend I discovered something about heaven. I don’t mean that I actually saw heaven, but I do mean that I had an experience that felt like a slice of heaven. Last weekend our church had a giant camp-out … Continue reading

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That’s Not A Cat!

Yesterday morning I went out to my front yard to roll my garbage and recycle bins back to the house. It was right around daybreak as the sun was rising. As I was rolling the bins I saw what looked … Continue reading

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