Ever wonder what it was like to be with Jesus that last week in Jerusalem? Before the dinner in Bethany, before the foot-washing, before the Last Supper and before the arrest? Read the words below. They are lyrics from a song on Rich Mullin's...―
"Charlie was a fool, did you hear what he went and did?He quit his job, threw it away, gave his life to a bunch of kidsHe said he was in love with JesusBut his friends called him a fool..." -Geoff Moore ∙ A few days ago I was in a drug ...―
I have been working my way through the wonders of Matthew 5-6 the past few days, once again exploring the wondrous words of the Sermon on the Mount. For far too many Christians, these familiar passages are undervalued. This is Jesus at his most...―
Many of you may remeber one of the great theological movies of the past decade- Talladega Nights: The Legend of Ricky Bobby (sarcasm intended). Some of you will remember the scene where Ricky (Will Ferrell) is saying the blessing over a family ...―
Proverbs 4:23 Above all else, guard your heart; for out of it are the issues of life. ∙ sourcetoo often we are fooled with surface appearances. we thought that if a person looks good and acts well-behaved in church he or she is a true ...―
i've had a very busy past 2 weeks. juggling activities and schedules. it was a fantastic week; with lots of learning, realizations and education. ∙ bachuchay playing outside SM mall while waiting for the ride. gin and tonic in the morning?...―
With the third birthday of this blog now only a week away, I continue to look back at some of my earliest posts. This one originally appeared in December of 2009. It still rings very true. ∙ I have received a few e-mails asking me about a...―
If you have been following this blog at all the past few weeks then you know of my obsession with the recently completed Olympic games. One of the themes of those London games was that they be "for everyone," and to the amazement of the world ...―
I came to a realization yesterday while simply reading my Twitter feed. I know I am not the first to come to this realization; in fact I may be among the last. You see, my problem is I am an optimist. I tend to believe that no matter how bad ...―
The following post (with minor edits) first appeared on this blog in February of 2011. This week I encountered two blog posts that indicated that the world will know we are Christians by the language we use. I remembered this post and felt led to...―
Most people who have ever been around church know the story from Luke 5 of Jesus calling Simon Peter to be a disciple. Our pastor taught from those verses in church yesterday to tell us to push into deeper waters in our relationship with Christ....―
I hope you're all having a great weekend! It's been so nice here in sunny Southern CA ...
Courtesy of Pinterest ∙ I've mentioned bronzers, sandals, and tans the past few ...
How much do you spend on clothes? ∙ People often joke about how much time women ...