With a heavy heart…

You know how a lot of times when someone you know or love passes away, usually there are two more within a short amount of time because it comes in 3s? Well, my heart has been heavy for a few weeks because of a group of three that are no longer on earth. If whatContinue reading “With a heavy heart…”

Should Lorde’s new single “Solar Power” offend Christians?

I opened up YouTube and went over to their music tab to see what new videos have been posted lately. At the very tippy top was Lorde (who’s basically been missing in action for a few years) with her new single “Solar Power,” a subdued yet if possible, even a bit peppy, new track perfectContinue reading “Should Lorde’s new single “Solar Power” offend Christians?”

John 18:28 really annoys me

“Then they took Jesus from Caiaphas to the governor’s headquarters. It was early morning. They did not enter the headquarters themselves; otherwise they would be defiled and unable to eat the Passover.” I think it would be easy to just take this verse and be annoyed or angry at the soldiers and temple police forContinue reading “John 18:28 really annoys me”

A Bible verse so relevant to unmarried men…

There’s a verse in the Bible that has never been more relevant to me as a 42-year-old unmarried man than John 4:27. If any of you out there are also an adult who didn’t get married in your 20s or 30s, and you have young nieces or nephews, this verse probably applies to you, too.Continue reading “A Bible verse so relevant to unmarried men…”

How Peter Would Have Reacted to the Empty Tomb… by Decade

As Easter is upon us, I thought about what Peter, who ran this far to the tomb after hearing Jesus was no longer in it, would say if it were recent decades. With mixed feelings of confusion, doubt, and maybe excitement and wonder, here are a few guesses for each decade. 1950s… 1960s… 1970s… 1980s…Continue reading “How Peter Would Have Reacted to the Empty Tomb… by Decade”