Why Use a Mirror?

You've probably used a mirror in the past day. Have you ever stopped to think about why we do so?

Railroad Bridge

Life on Rails

Is real life entirely "open-world", or are we kind of on rails?


When It’s Time to Wait

On our own, it's difficult to know when to act and when to wait, but there is One who knows what is best for us.


Inspiration vs. Perspiration

Wouldn't it be nice if we could just do good things when we feel like it? Or, maybe that wouldn't be so great...


So, What Time Is It?

Ever get distracted by something, and not accomplish what you set out to do in the first place?


I’m Not Good Enough, and That’s OK

Sometimes the first step to solving a problem is to realize that we cannot fix it on our own.


Back in the Game

We may know how to get well after an injury, but what do we do once we get better?


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?


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.


To the Future! (Part 2)

For followers of Jesus, the hope of the future doesn't start in Heaven, but with the opportunities of today.

Dinner Table

“You Complete Me”

Whether or not we find joy in the company of another person, there is another sort of completeness - one of faith, shown by deeds -
that we can all experience.



We might "grab the bull by its horns", as the metaphor suggests, but should we pick up a snake by its tail?


And Yet…

Aligning ourselves with Jesus requires a visible change in our lifestyle.
No amount of claims can compensate for not trying to follow His instructions diligently.


The Geocaching Guy

The other day, a random guy struck up a friendly conversation with me about something he was pretty interested in.

Church in Colmar, France

Read the Bible, Go to Church, Pray, and…

I was told once that "Some people know more Bible than they will ever use". Is that true?