daughters, daddy’s, and God’s glory

I have three little jewels. They came to me as blessed gifts from above.  Each jewel has unique facets and glimmer with unending beauty.  Their beauty rises from within and shines throughout, mixing the temporal and eternal.  I simply enjoy holding my jewels and can look at them for hours upon hours.  I cherish them.  I take time to let them know how much I … Continue reading daughters, daddy’s, and God’s glory

loving your brother while living in a messy world

You just don’t let anyone in your fridge. Why is that? It could be that there is a mess in there or something you wouldn’t want just anybody to see. That might embarrass some. Yet for those privileged few you give permission to find something to drink or eat from your fridge you have reached a certain level of comfort. Even though there might be … Continue reading loving your brother while living in a messy world

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My daughter’s Beauty. The Danger in Talking About Why We Should be Involved in a Church. Nebula’s in 3-D. The Creator’s art. 7 Ways to support your pastor. Where are the honest atheists? Godly lessons from sports. Bigger than we think. The doctrine of Creation. Debunking 3 common myths about the resurrection. How to interpret Christianese. What is Love? Continue reading thumb licks [4.20.13]

Jesus forgives risky women

A few years ago, my wife served at Vision of Hope, a residential treatment center for women at risk. During her time on staff, we met many gals from backgrounds of horrific abuse, numbing addictions, and life-debilitating decisions. These gals came wrecked and desperate for change. Miraculously many of those gals intersected with Jesus, began listening to the Bible, and transformed from inside out. You … Continue reading Jesus forgives risky women