Lentz, Labels, and Love

The View, God's View, My View, Your View

Recently Pastor Carl Lentz was on The View and his response to a question caused a stir in the Christian world. I do not watch The View but as I listened to the scenario being described to me by a concerned Christian, I responded: “He will make a retraction soon.  Don’t worry.” I’ve since watched […]

Are ‘Thoughts And Prayers’ Enough?

There is no utopia, here.

Another week in America and another mass shooting.   As the latest shocking display of humanity at its worst unfolded on our television screens, social media posts quickly followed.  Most posts seem to be expressions of sorrow, pain, fear, and frustration.  In what has become numbingly normal, images and hashtags were created to express sympathy. […]

Know Your Worth

OR: "How to lose a ton of cash when you sell your car."

For what does it profit a man to gain the whole world and forfeit his soul? – Jesus, Mark 8:36 As a teen, I found myself on the outside looking in when it came to flashy clothing, name brand sneakers, and car modifications. I sincerely didn’t care about keeping up with ‘the latest’ as much […]