A Different Veiw of the Last Supper

I’m sorry, I couldn’t resist.  When I was writing the last post about Easter, I ran across all of these other “renditions” of the Last Supper.  Given my love of Lego, superhero’s and all that is Sci-Fi, I couldn’t resist adding...
The Pope in You

The Pope in You

Unless you’ve been living under a rock or off planet for a while, you’ve probably heard by now that Time Magazine named Pope Frances (affectionately nicknamed “The People’s Pope”) their 2013 Person of the Year.  I’m not catholic, but I think I might actually be in...
God Wants YOU to Hug a Tree

God Wants YOU to Hug a Tree

One simple way Christians can impact the world is by getting involved in the environmental movement. Being an environmentalist is generally viewed as a secular thing.  The term environmentalist often has negative connotations as many people imagine tree hugging...
It doesn’t take much….

It doesn’t take much….

A couple of weeks ago, I ran across this story on Yahoo:  Waiter who refused service to customer becomes a web hero.  Basically there was a family in a restaurant who had a special needs child.  Another family began complaining about the noise from the child.  The...

Enjoy the Silence

Perhaps the most important thing we bring to another person is the silence in us, not the sort of silence that is filled with unspoken criticism or hard withdrawal. The sort of silence that is a place of refuge, of rest, of acceptance of someone as they are. In its...

It’s not you…it’s me.

…sounds like the opening line of a bad break up.  Things have gone awry.  The person wants out and (s)he assures you that you are not the problem.  I’ve got bad news for you…you are the problem.  Unfortunately for many of the “bad” things happening in your life, you...