Theological/philosophical/cultural/spiritual thoughts about God and the Real Jesus.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Prayer and Letting Go of Control
The Deepest Ministry We Have with Others
Linda's footprint, next to mine Your worth is not the same as your usefulness. Your influence runs deeper than your advice-giving. (...
Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Does Jesus Expect Us to Do What He Taught?
The Trouble with People Who are Not Like Me
My back yard In the days of my greater immaturity I sang in a college choir. I am a baritone, and I can hold a tune...
My Two Books (and Two More to Come)
My two books are: Praying: Reflections on 40 Years of Solitary Conversations with God (May 2016) Leading the Presence-Driven Church...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Pastors are Facilitators of Transcendence
I took this picture of the Hagia Sofia in Istanbul People need the Lord. Therefore, introduce people to the Lord. How can this happen? ...
You Need to Change if Things Are Going to Get Better
Kibera, in Nairobi, Kenya J. Doe (not their real name) contacted me. J said they wanted help. Their marriage was failing. But J did n...
Community Is Where Humility and Glory Touch
With Al Willingham in Eldoret, Kenya The Real Jesus called forth a community to dwell in and work through, not a bunch of isolated, det...
Monday, May 21, 2018
What to Do When the Conference is Over
Me and Max, after our annual church softball game Here at Redeemer we just finished a beautiful, life-giving, hope-infusing weekend c...
When a Church Loses Its Soul and the Shekinah Is Gone
Green Lake Christian Conference Center, Wisconsin The soul of a church is the presence of God. God is the core. God is the sun. The chu...
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