relationships


The Shadowy Phantom of Church 1

Every church has at least one. In our gathering, I think we have several. This wispy, sneaky, hard to identify person or family is the center of many conversations. “We don’t measure up to them. We are not good enough for them. They won’t accept us because we are not like them. Everyone here does, […]


Why Complicate the Simple?

Discipleship is currently a hot topic with new books being released almost every day on the topic. In fact, I helped co-author one (over 500 pages long!) that is due to be released any day now and includes two full courses of practical steps of “how to.” Websites are springing up and programs abound. While […]


How’s Your Prayer Life Guy’s?

C. S. Lewis wondered if God was a sadist. Looking at those that God calls into paid ministry, we at least know He has a sense of humor. Turning our eyes a bit closer to home, many couples struggle relationally and then we blame God. “My wife doesn’t understand me,” the man complains. “My husband […]