Black and Blue

21. July 2016 Uncategorized 0
Recently I was looking at a bruise my son had received and I was thinking that he was black and blue all over. Interesting how these two colors are all over social media these days in the form of Black Lives Matter and Blue Lives Matter and like a bruise on our bodies our recent ...

Pronouns matter and so does the Constitution.

23. June 2016 Uncategorized 1
While I’ve been watching the news lately in response to the Orlando shooting I’ve noticed that media by-in-large continue to tell us that that the deaths in America BY guns is a problem we need to address this serious issue in our nation. I don’t believe I’ve run into a person who doesn’t agree with ...

Basketball and Authoritarianism

11. April 2016 Uncategorized 0
As a basketball official, one of the well know facts is that church leagues are the worst leagues in the world to officiate. Why is that? Why is it that of all the places I could officiate a basketball game the church league would be the worst in attitude? More technical fouls get handed out ...

A New Direction (No Not the Band)

11. April 2016 Uncategorized 0
I have wanted to plant a church for a long time. The desire comes mostly from a love of who Jesus is and what he’s done in my life as well as a love for the church and what it has meant to me and my own life over the years. I have been a ...

Pooled Ignorance

11. April 2016 Uncategorized 0
This has become one of my favorite descriptors of many churches today but is one I think it could be applied to western culture as a whole. What is pooled ignorance? I think the best definition is a group of people of similar interests, life stage, economic status gathering together ignorant of all other perspectives. ...