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Category Archive: Discipleship, Politics, Self Improvement

James Madison – Changing Your Mind Wisely

Prior the war of 1812, President James Madison had instituted some policies that weren’t especially popular, but nevertheless appropriate. Britain had yet to respect the new nation as anything...

A Tapestry of Tiny Streets

If you’ve never had the privilege of delivering newspapers at 3:30 in the am, let me describe to you the joy and the fulfillment that one is treated to as part of this experience. Upright at 2:30...

I Can’t Find My Keys

Keys. They can be the most exasperating little “jingle” in your pocket. They’re always there when you’re not looking for them, but woe to the person who’s in a hurry and...

Financial Planning When You’re Not, You Don’t, You Can’t and You Won’t

A Healthy Desire On one hand, you’ve got greed and a “love of money.” (1 Tim 6:10) On the other hand, you have a healthy desire to succeed (Josh 1:8) and prosper (1 Chron 4:10)....

A Position of Strength

Overcoming Adversity There was a time I worked for a guy who, although he was good to me, was the kind of character where if you were interested in securing a favorable deal for yourself, you needed...

I Despise My Own Life – How to Handle Depression

Sadness, Regret and Reflection With Robin Williams’ recent death comes a wave of emotions: Sadness, regret and also reflection. Robin didn’t die due to an accident. He intentionally took his own...

What is “Muscular Christianity?”

A Brief History If you’re thinking you’ve heard the term “Muscular Christianity” before, you probably have. The YMCA was a byproduct of the movement that went by the same name...

Higher Education

So, Peter and his crew have been fishing all night. They know what they’re doing. They do this for a living. But despite their best efforts, they haven’t caught anything and you can imagine the...

3:00 Today

Last nite was nuts! A collection of ridiculous trials had been quickly put together for the sole purpose of making a case so Pilate would be obligated to hear it and, with any luck, they could...

Ankle Deep – Part Two

Welcome to Part Two of “Ankle Deep!” We’re looking at a particular passage in Ezekiel – popping the hood to first get an idea of what’s being said and then bring it...