Columbine: Looking Evil in the Eyes 10 Years Later

This month marks the 10th anniversary of the Columbine High School Massacre where two teens opened fire in their school killing 12 and wounding 23 others before taking their own lives.  So, where were you on April 20, 1999? I was a 19-year old college freshman sitting in my college dorm room checking my email…

PHILIPPIANS 4: Burning Huts & Islands of Despair (Phil 1:7)

Pull up a slab of rock, light a candle and grab a quill, ink and a scrap of papyrus to take notes. We’re journeying together back to the year AD 58 to a Roman prison cell to listen in as Paul pens his letter to his Christian brothers and sisters in the city of Philippi….

Whatchamacallit?

“There is a beautiful and powerful grassroots Kingdom movement arising all over the globe …. Millions of people are abandoning the Christendom paradigm of the traditional Christian faith in order to become more authentic followers of Jesus. From the Emergent Church movement to the Urban Monastic Movement to a thousand other independent groups and movements,…

PHILIPPIANS 3: God is a Perfectionist (Phil 1:6)

Pull up a slab of rock, light a candle and grab a quill, ink and a scrap of papyrus to take notes. We’re journeying together back to the year AD 58 to a Roman prison cell to listen in as Paul pens his letter to his Christian brothers and sisters in the city of Philippi….

I’m published at “Jesus Creed” on Beliefnet.com

Two of my recent writings “Lord of the Bedroom?” and “The Good Samaritan and the Hitchhiker” are being featured at Beliefnet.com on Scot McKnight’s Jesus Creed blog April 3 and April 10.  McKnight’s award-winning Jesus Creed has been rated by Technorati.com as the #1 site for Emerging Church. Go read my post and the engaging debate over birth control HERE! Read…

The Office: Dwight and Christians

Any Office fans out there?  My wife and I make this our 30 minutes of must-see comedy each week.  If you are an Office fan, you probably have realized that it’s hard to put your finger on exactly why you can’t get enough of this kind of humor.  It is a character-driven show for sure….

PHILIPPIANS 2: The Fellowship of the King (1:3-5)

Pull up a slab of rock, light a candle and grab a quill, ink and a scrap of papyrus to take notes. We’re journeying together back to the year AD 58 to a Roman prison cell to listen in as Paul pens his letter to his Christian brothers and sisters in the city of Philippi….

PHILIPPIANS 1: Servants & Saints (1:1-2)

Pull up a slab of rock, light a candle and grab a quill, ink and a scrap of papyrus to take notes.  We’re journeying together back to the year AD 58 to a Roman prison cell to listen in as Paul pens his letter to his Christian brothers and sisters in the city of Philippi….