The Book of Pain: The Transformation of Emotional Trauma

Colin Kaepernick and the Anthem

How Does This Stop?

Someone’s #1 Mom

Not Better Than An iPhone

You Need Someone In Your Corner

Ever the Judge

Lent Sucks – And Here’s Why That’s Okay

Oh Well

Christmas and Tracking Sin

Internet Trolls and Differing Opinions

My Take On Guns

Loving the Other through Hospitality

He Held My Hand

OUR Common Life (Black Lives Matter)

Fishing and Pope Francis

Worship Is About Acceptance

God Owes Me A Quarter

Comparing Worthiness Part II

I Have A Twitch

The Haunting

It Isn’t Fair

A Blog About the Indiana Religious Freedom Law

The Glimmer


Aunt Millie’s and Cranberry Juice

Picking and Choosing

Grace from an 8 Year Old

Is It the Beer or Is It the Community?

I Don’t Think God Wants Russell Wilson to Beat Tom Brady.

A Sunday Morning Poem

Contemplating Someone Else

Practicing the Better

Living Into A New Way of Being

I’m Starting to Not Hate Christmas

The Journey of Self


Taking A Deep Breath

Even though He’s Dead, I See Him Often


Oh No You Didn’t!

Grace Abounds

My Shortest Post Ever

Wanting To Be Seen

No Loser

No One Cares


7 Things I’ve Learned As A Father

Trying to Get Back to Even


The Problem Is Not Your Pastor

Readiness and Morality

The Myth of Sin Captivity

What I Can Control

We Make Too Much of Sin

Comparing Worthiness

Trying to Heal the Burning

A Poem on Becoming

Life Is A Field

An Up and Down Day

It’s Science!

Long Sleeves On A 94-degree Day

A Learning Father’s Day

Church Settling

The One About the Guy Getting Eaten by A Mountain Lion

Church Shopping

Trying Jesus and Playing Cards

The Emotions of Moving

Skipping Church

Stop Telling Me You Love Me

Waking Up To Pain

Mr. Entitlement and the Waitress

Communion Is So Much More

The One Where I Blog Just Cuz’ I Said I Would

To All the Bloggers…

Failure Turned to Shame Turned to Anger

The Wrong Questions

8:23 Sunday Morning

Jesus Is My Realtor

Word Association

The Morning After

An Important Moment with My Son

Don’t Bother Me

A Room Full of Judgment

Do You Love You?

Is this America?

Well, Actually…

What We Think About on MLK Day

What Phil Robertson Said

Happy Holidays – Offensive Edition

Painting in the Language Medium

That Salty Discharge

The Devil Made Me Do It

Some Thoughts on Community



Why So Serious?


Behold, I am Doing A New Thing

What I’m Coming to Believe (Right Now)

The Cafeteria

Truth Is…

A Default of Selfishness

A Mess

Set Free