Haven’t you ever felt like spirituality is mostly trick with very little treat? Does it ever seem like spiritual formation is for some special breed of super-Christians someplace and you’re not one of them. I know I have and often still do. To put a re-fill the churches spiritual formation deficit, I’m putting together a […]
Recent posts have been dedicated to the spiritual discipline of physical fitness. No series of post have generate as many personal e-mail and conversations. I’m glad so many are rethinking their stewardship of their bodies. Last week I sat down with Luke Norsworthy and recorded an interview for his podcast, “Newsworthy with Norsworthy.” In it […]
Two weeks ago I spent an hour talking to an old friend. She was lamenting the state of the world. She was upset about the ills of the world. And I was too. I wasn’t upset the same way she was. She wasn’t talking about ending poverty, war, genocide, or abolishing nuclear weapons. She was […]
I wrote this piece after the most recent Presidential election. At the time I was raked over the coals by some, but the current climate in Washington and the absolutely pitiful, hateful, unloving, disrespectful, and quite frankly ill-informed political opinions (on all sides) have demonstrated that I was on to something. In short, Christians have […]
For several years I did this talk using Batman Begins as a key to the believer’s journey with God. This past summer, I retired this teaching. Here it is, in case you wanna see/hear it again.