Monthly Archives: December 2016

A Thought On New Year’s Resolutions

Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week you can begin paving hell with them as usual. – Mark Twain

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The Kind Of God That Bothers With Christmas

“A God who was only holy would not have come down to us in Jesus Christ. He would have simply demanded that we pull ourselves together, that we be moral and holy enough to merit a relationship with him. A … Continue reading

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God Doesn’t Send Tanks

Here is another beautiful truth we celebrate during at Christmas. The whole point of the kingdom of God is Jesus has come to bear witness to the true truth, which is nonviolent. When God wants to take charge of the world, … Continue reading

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Christmas Surrender

As I’m thinking about Christmas I want to share some thoughts from other great minds that have been bouncing around in my head and heart. Here’s something from Pastor Timothy Keller: “People sometimes say to me, “I would like to … Continue reading

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Dear God. Slow Me Down!

This morning I received a really nice, uplifting, email from a very dear spiritual guide who has been a huge encouragement in my life. He shared with me this beautiful insight from the writings of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin and I … Continue reading

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Getting Rid Of My Wealth Guilt

In my last post I gave a review of my friends new book Junkyard Wisdom. Today let me share with you a portion of the book where Roy addresses Jesus’ conversation with the rich young ruler in Mark 10. He … Continue reading

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Wisdom From A Junkyard

I’ve never had my quote and my name placed into somebody else’s book. You know the kind of quote I’m talking about? Those way-too-many quotes at the beginning of books where the person being quoted probably has only read the … Continue reading

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