Monday Morning Music

I just love this remix of Adventure Club's track "Wonder." I hope you do too. Happy Monday, my friends. "...we're not always, what we promised to be."

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The Freedom Of Becoming A Realist

Life, suffering, and failure have a way of transforming you from an idealist to a realist—from thinking that you’re strong to reminding you that you’re weak. When I was 25, I believed I could change the world. At 42, I…

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Monday Morning Music

The Jade Blue remix of this new track by The Prototypes, "Don't Let Me Go", is guaranteed to make you bounce as you get ready for another week. Trust me. Happy Monday, my friends...

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I Want A “Do-Over”

New beginnings. Fresh starts. Clean slates. Second chances. We love ‘em all. They carry so much promise; they —give us so much hope. If we blow it today, we can start again tomorrow. We conclude that the answer to yesterdays…

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Monday Morning Music

The Robin Schulz edit of Lilly Wood's track "Prayer in C" is just too good not to share with you guys. I hope you all have a great Monday...and I hope this groove helps.

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“I Have Another One…”

In a second season Frasier episode, Frasier tries to help Sam Malone, Frasier's old friend and bartender from Cheers, reconcile with his fiancé Sheila, whom he left at the altar just days before. Frasier realizes that they both have infidelities…

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Portraits Of Grace: Christina

I’m really humbled that people feel comfortable telling me their secrets and stories. Maybe it’s because I’m a pastor. Maybe it’s because I’m pretty vocal and transparent about my own ongoing struggles and failures (people who are willing to admit…

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Monday Morning Music

Sorry for the delay today...I was traveling. But better late than never. I'm loving the Adam K & Soha remix of Sylvia Tosun's track "Underlying Feeling." I hope you do too... "Immersed in the sound I listen, to the voice…

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Don’t You Worry Child

One night about 18 months ago when I was putting Genna to bed, I asked her, “Honey, how do you think God feels about you?” Her immediate response was, “Disappointed.” After some probing, I realized that she wasn’t feeling convicted…

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It Is Finished

I’m kinda sad because this past Sunday I concluded a 23 week sermon series through Romans. That’s right, ROMANS! Crazy, I know. I swore I wouldn’t even attempt to preach through Romans till I was at least 50 years old…

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