Life Worth Living

Life Worth Living

As I sit here in the dark thinking about my day I can’t help but notice how futile it all seems to be. I wake up to change diapers only to change them again later. I clean the house only for it to be made messy. I infuse love, joy, and wisdom into my children and wife...
David

David

In the fields The beautiful sunlit fields Where the sheep graze And the birds sing I cry. In my home My beautiful home Full of comfort and light Where I have power and Joy I cry In the cave The mysterious cave Full of wonder and dark Quiet and loud at the same time My...
Why Church is Filled with Messed Up Folks

Why Church is Filled with Messed Up Folks

Lately it has come to my attention that people are not attending church for various reasons. One in particular has been revealing itself to me more often as of late: I can’t go to church because the people are being too worldly, or are not being very Christian....
Rock of the House

Rock of the House

Living with four kids is difficult. They make noise, disrupt schedules, and create messes. Raising four kids is even tougher because you are somehow supposed to shield the rest of the world from that bedlam and create learning experiences out of the havoc. Staying...
The Commons

The Commons

I stare out the window The tall dark church looms in the distance. Stained glass. Tall open doors. Empty. The brick law office in front of it. Dark and ominous. Trimmed lawn No one comes No one goes. I can’t think It’s too loud Here in the coffee shop Where all the...
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