Some thoughts have been tumbling around in my head lately, like clothes in the dryer. Blogging is a great to get this stuff out of my head and try to make some sense of it. So here goes… If we grow up in church, we’re told, ‘God wants to do mighty things through you!’ So we imagine exotic… Continue reading Called to Obscurity
I’ve been thinking about what it means to live sacrificially, mostly because I feel that I’ve been living somewhat selfishly lately. I’ve been working on my house and spending money on things that are ultimately just cosmetic. I made a cool cabinet for my kids’ art stuff, but it wasn’t a necessity. We could have… Continue reading What does it mean to live sacrificially?
One of my favorite theological concepts is Kingdom building. If you’ve been to church, you’ve heard about the Kingdom of God. Most of us think that it is beyond the Pearly Gates in the afterlife where we will walk on streets of gold and eat whatever we want without getting fat. (Okay, I made up that last… Continue reading Whose Kingdom are you building?