Star Fruit

Anyone who believes in me may come and drink! For the Scriptures declare, ‘Rivers of living water will flow from his heart.’ John 7:38 (NLT) A few years back, I was blessed to go to Ecuador with a team from my church to build a new church building for our Christian brothers and sisters inContinue reading “Star Fruit”


Fools think their own way is right, but the wise listen to others. Proverbs 12:15 (NLT) It’s one of the more frustrating things of parenting. (And pastoring for that matter.) You can see the path that your child is heading down, and you, after years of experience and wisdom gained, know that it will leadContinue reading “SMH”

Monday Morning Quarterback

In the beginning the Word already existed. The Word was with God, and the Word was God. John 1:1 (NLT) I have been a fan of football (American football that is) since I was little. The speed and grace of the game captured me at first. Then, of course, there are the big hits. Don’tContinue reading “Monday Morning Quarterback”

I Can’t Hear You

Fools think their own way is right, but the wise listen to others. Proverbs 12:15 (NLT) Right out of college, I got a job working as a manager at an aerospace company in southern California. It was a pretty cool gig. I got to meet a lot of people and learn a lot about howContinue reading “I Can’t Hear You”


Those who listen to instruction will prosper; those who trust the Lord will be joyful. Proverbs 16:20 (NLT) Have you ever tried to assemble something that came with horrible instructions? Yeah. It is a royal pain. The layout doesn’t make sense and the screws they send with it never seem to fit any of theContinue reading “Instruction-Giver”

Don’t Be an Idiot

This is what he requires of you: to do what is right, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with your God. Micah 6:8 (NLT) I used to watch a TV show called The Office. For those who have never seen it, here’s a brief description. The Office was a sit-com which was shot asContinue reading “Don’t Be an Idiot”