On Syrian Refugees and the Sin of Vicarious Hospitality

Over the last couple of days, I have been witness to a wide range of sentiments regarding what should be done with and for the Syrian refugees. I believe, it is without question a situation that must be addressed. However, the way that it is addressed will have consequences and implications for all those involved. I am still trying to make sense of the situation … Continue reading On Syrian Refugees and the Sin of Vicarious Hospitality

“The High Cost of Love” | Remembering Frank Thompson

Frank LaDon Thompson August 19, 1969 – October 14, 2015 Yesterday afternoon I was sitting at home watching a baseball game when I found out that my friend Frank’s journey here on earth had come to an end. He died due to complications related to his heart and kidney transplant surgery. The sensation of numbness washed over me like a wave. And then another came. … Continue reading “The High Cost of Love” | Remembering Frank Thompson

Your Fears are a sign of God’s Grace

There are many people who love being scared. They go on rollercoaster rides, to haunted houses, through Halloween mazes, and even watch scary movies to get the “rush.” I am not one of those people. I tend to be rather skittish when I know that something is about to happen. I just want it to be over. This makes me a bad movie partner. I … Continue reading Your Fears are a sign of God’s Grace

Video Spotlight | “More, Holy Spirit” By Covenant Worship

Came across this song this week. It is a simple song with power and straightforward prayer. I hope it ministers to you as it has to me in the last couple of days. Lyrics //: Oh Oh Oh Oh Oh:// Holy Spirit Break Us, Come and Overtake Us You’re The One We’re Living For. Holy Spirit Lead Us to The Heart Of Jesus, There Is … Continue reading Video Spotlight | “More, Holy Spirit” By Covenant Worship