Famous Last Words: Welcome To Paradise

For the first word, click here. Luke 23v39-43, CEB One of the criminals hanging next to Jesus insulted him: "Aren’t you the Christ? Save yourself and us!" Responding, the other criminal spoke harshly to him, "Don’t you fear God, seeing that you’ve also been sentenced to die?  We are rightly condemned, for we are receiving the … Continue reading Famous Last Words: Welcome To Paradise

It’s the morning after, and I’m doubling down on a few things…

Here we are. November 9th, 2016. The morning after.  Like many of you, I'm sure, I watched the election results pour in until the wee hours of the morning. I expected a close contest, but also like many of you, I didn't expect such an emphatic electoral college win for Donald Trump. So, here we … Continue reading It’s the morning after, and I’m doubling down on a few things…

sometimes i’m embarrassed to tell people that i’m a christian

well, the cat is out of the proverbial bag now, isn't it? sometimes i'm embarrassed to tell people that i'm a christian. this isn't always true. christians do many beautiful things in the world; things that i am proud to be associated with and part of. when christians stand up for justice, dignity, and compassion, … Continue reading sometimes i’m embarrassed to tell people that i’m a christian