When I first set up this blog I knew it would undergo shifts, changes and alterations along the way. Six months into blogging I am still getting used to simple things like categories and tags. I'm working on it. I'm a fiddler, in that I love to fiddle with things. I am constantly making adjustments. … Continue reading Rehabbed, Rearranged and Rebooted
A Hellenistic Influence Below is an excerpt from They Never Told Me This in Church! Deuble, Greg. There was massive diversity within churches all over the Roman empire. It seems that today’s bewildering number of Christian churches and breakaways is but a pale reflection of the kaleidoscopic scene during the second and third centuries after … Continue reading Out of the Prophets and into Plato
The tapes that play in our head need to be re-recorded with positive thoughts. This doesn't happen by osmosis. It happens through intentionality and living on purpose. It happens by speaking words of love and truth to ourselves even if at first we don't believe it.
Tension If you are like me when you hear the word tension your mind probably conjures up images of nervousness, unrest, strife and possibly underlying hostility. And you would be right. Tension is defined as the force which stretches something. That's a pretty simple concept unless you are the thing being stretched. And I'm … Continue reading The Tension of Unfolding