Monthly Archive: December 2012

New Years Resolutions 59

New Years Resolutions

I usually don’t make New Years resolutions…because I never have kept them. This year, I’m uncomfortable enough to seek change…the old Steve Brown saying applies; “When pain exceeds payoff, positive change occurs.” Too much...

Things I Think 40

Things I Think

1. The beginning of the New Year is welcome around here, if for no other reason than the promise of something better to come than last year. 2012 was difficult, both personally and professionally....

What I Believe 85

What I Believe

I get emails… “I don’t know what you believe anymore”. I used to upset folks because I was a a Calvinist, now the Calvinists think I’m not Calvinistic enough. I don’t fully subscribe to...

Linkathon 12/26 41

Linkathon 12/26

“IT hasn’t been a good year for evangelicals. I should know. I’m one of them.” (HT Becky Garrison and Owen Strachan) “You see, that’s exactly what happens when you dismiss the terrifying texts of...

Things I Think 29

Things I Think

1. You really don’t want to know what I think right now…if this is the most wonderful time of the year then your colonoscopy most be the second most wonderful. 2. My standard greeting...

Prayer & Praise 11

Prayer & Praise

In our secret yearnings we wait for your coming, and in our grinding despair we doubt that you will. And in this privileged place we are surrounded by witnesses who yearn more than do...