Don’t Constrain God!

Don’t Constrain God!

IT WAS EASTER SUNDAY during my “sabbatical” time, still looking and waiting for God’s direction on what’s next. Our pastor, Scott, was preaching and his words struck home. He said that we as humans, like the disciples, often “constrain God.” We put limits on God and...
Omission

Omission

In the neighborhood growing up was a small confectionary, we called Ruby’s, because Ruby was always there. We loved the candy counter and if we had a few cents in our pocket, we’d buy something. It was located a few blocks away and to go there required parental...
Crisis?

Crisis?

Have you felt like you were experiencing a life crisis? One of those times when you feel uncertain what to do next, when it doesn’t look like there are any good options. Maybe you feel overwhelmed, lost, or possibly even panicked. I think we’ve all be there at some...
Steps of Faith

Steps of Faith

It was the middle of the night, on a recent vacation with my wife, Deb. I woke up in our room at the resort, needing to go to the bathroom. Sorry if this is TMI, but it’s part of the story. The room was totally black with darkness, as the hotel drapes did a great job...