Puzzle pieces

Puzzle pieces

Mar 31

God’s work is often like a jigsaw puzzle – it has a lot of pieces and they all come together to form something amazing. You are probably holding one of the pieces. I’m writing this because I got to see how a few pieces fit together today.  I’m writing because there are some people who are affected and I want to share my pieces with them.  I’m writing because I’m in awe and I hope...

The importance of Easter

The importance of Easter

Mar 28

As children, many of us played a game called “Follow the Leader.”  The game was quite simple – whatever the leader did, you also did.  If the leader hopped on one leg, so did you.  If the leader did a dance, you danced the same way.  The game usually lasted until the leader did something you weren’t willing to do. Jesus tells us, “Follow me.”  Like our game of “Follow the...

The Game

The Game

Mar 01

You have a set of beliefs about the world, about religion, and about politics.  Now, let’s assume that you are a rational, thinking human being.  Your beliefs and opinions are not random but have in fact been shaped by your life experiences, by people who have mentored you, by things you have seen, read, or heard.  You have a reason for believing what you believe, for having the opinions...