Have you ever seen the show that used to be on TV called Dirty Jobs?
if we believe what we say we believe, it changes everything
The Case of the Missing Kit-Kat
Hunter Jobbins was a freshman at Kansas State University. One day last spring he drove up to his dorm & parked his car out front. He was just going to run inside to grab something & come right back out. So he left his car unlocked.
I have a propensity to get lost. I am, & I admit this freely & without hesitation, terrible with directions. It is not uncommon for me to get lost or miss a turn. In fact, it’s almost a daily experience for me.
Hey, we can’t all be good at everything!
One way I try to…
Stop. Look. Love.
If you hang around long enough, you’ll hear me talk about my kids. Not because my kids are perfect. I assure you, they are not. And it’s not because Alisha & I are the perfect parents. I assure you, I am not!
Alisha & I have a son & two daughters. Our…
A True Difference Maker
My Uncle Wayne once preached a sermon he entitled, “It’s Your Birthday.”
He was not a preacher. But he was a difference maker.
From time to time he was asked to preach at the church he attended in Columbus, GA. I have two of his sermons recorded and I listen to them…
I still remember one night, this was before Alisha & I had kids, we were on a late night road trip driving home. It was after midnight & we were both sleepy. We had stopped & bought caffeine to drink & snacks to keep us awake. We had the windows down &…
Junk Food, Boundaries & Technology?
When I was a kid, I remember the day at school that they taught us about nutrition. They showed us a picture of the food pyramid & tried to encourage us to eat healthy food & not as much of what they called junk food.
Now, I don’t know who’s…
What does our behavior say about what we value?
Last week we started this series on technology at Riverside Church of Christ where I am blessed to preach. One of the things we acknowledged is that technology is changing. That’s obvious. Everyone knows that. The question that we asked last week…
In 2007 the first iPhone was introduced. Now, a little more than 10 years later, everyone has an iPhone. Or maybe an Android if you’re not at Apple fan.
The telephone has changed from something that used to hang on a wall, to something that was cordless around the house, to something everyone carried…
This past Sunday was what they call Palm Sunday.
It’s the day that, about 2000 years ago, Jesus entered into Jerusalem riding on a donkey.
The crowd was singing Hosanna which literally means “God Saves, or Savior!”
But in the blink of an eye they would be shouting “Crucify Him!”
The crowd was laying down palm branches…