Passion or Obedience?

At the Willow Creek Leadership Summit in August, a guy named Dave Gibbons said, “Obedience is more important than passion.” As I think about this ...

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Walk the Line

Being able to walk in a straight line is not a test for someone that is impaired; it is apparently difficult for any human. In ...

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Religion is Worthless

There are some great things going on in our church right now, but I am continually amazed at where the majority of the “activity” is ...

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Full-Court Press

This summer two of my favorite writers, Bill Simmons (a sports writer) and Malcolm Gladwell (author of Tipping Point, Blink and Outliers), came together on ...

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Picture Imperfect

I knew it before I even pressed the button. My sister and brother-in-law’s new house in Laguna Beach is up on the mountain and you ...

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The Art of Discipline

For as long as I can remember I’ve always been a little obsessive compulsive. When I was younger, I would always have to have my ...

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Obedience

Last Saturday morning, Becca and I were leaving from Vail and we went over to my brother’s house to eat breakfast and say goodbye. We ...

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Small Change

Many times people are frozen in a state of inactivity when it comes to making a change in our world because of two things: (1) ...

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Re-minded (Again…)

"Satan does not here fill us with hatred of God, but with forgetfulness of God." -Dietrich Bonhoeffer This last weekend I went on Mission Waco’s Poverty ...

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Fake Moon Landing!

I was reading an article on CNN the other day that was talking about the incredible feat of humans landing on the moon and safely ...

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Death and Dying

You are going to die. I must admit I’ve always wanted to start a blog that way. But why is this phrase generally taken as ...

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