Learning a nugget of wisdom from history or from a recent experience is great, but what if there were more?
Month: July 2019
Feeling Like Eustace
Sometimes, our detractors aren't just a character in a fantasy story who can't hear well. How do we deal with feelings of uselessness?
You Can’t Make That With Those Ingredients, Part 2
Bakers and chefs know: the better the ingredients, the better food can be made from them.
You Can’t Make That With Those Ingredients, Part 1
No matter how hard we might try, there are some things that can't be made without the right ingredients.
What would our daily dialogue and shared activities with others look like if we shared what was really on our hearts?
I’ve Got Religion
Much has been said about "religion", but what is it, really?
Don’t Be a Wall
Do we ever get so smug and comfortable in a good seat that we don't want to move - even to let others by?
I Choose You!
Once we get picked for the team, then what?
Notes vs. Music
As an audiophile can tell you, a computer playing notes from a score doesn't replicate the beauty of a gifted orchestra performance.
Giving Something Up
Does choosing to follow Jesus mean just giving up a little of our "extra" in the offering plate, or something more?
Sticking with the Classics
Change brings good things and bad, but there are cases where the original is still the best, and no "re-interpretation" will suffice.
No, Really: Do Not Worry
Sometimes, we need to just let the future drop into place, exactly where God knew that it would land.
Is Anyone Home?
Would you let a phone keep ringing if you knew that a friend on the other end of the line needed something from you?
Through the Veil
Have you ever felt like you were stuck behind layers of curtains, trying to find your way out?