We all have the ability. We mess up our houses, leaving dirt, scratches, cracks and gouges in our path. We mess up our cars, staining the carpet, tearing the seats, and denting the fenders. We mess up our relationships, leaving a trail of hurt and conflict behind us. We mess up our churches, finding our…
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It is hard to believe that the Fellows year is ending. It has been a full 9 months! In order to share what all the Fellows have learned, I thought the best way would be to hear from them. At the end of the program, each fellow is required to write a reflection paper on…
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After looking for the last few weeks about who God created us to be and what he put us here to do, it’s appropriate to pause and think through the question:  How do we attempt to do what we were called to do in a sin-sick world?   The question is really one of understanding culture…
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Genesis 1:28-29; Genesis 2:15ff As I look back to see how God pursued me and drew me to himself, one of the main things he used was a deep sense of unrest in regards to purpose.  What was life really all about?  What were we on this earth to do?  Why did our lives matter? …
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I recently got email from a deep-thinker seminary friend.  He referred to a recent Lexus commercial that depicted regular people receiving a new Lexus for their Christmas gift.  We all know that is not a normal gift, but Lexus was portraying it as normal nevertheless.  He then asked:  How much of our day-to-day life and…
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