Our Journey Together


I walked into class with a concept in mind. I believed that if I help students identify various fears and roadblocks in their life it would help them begin to see these things for what they are... lies and distractions. However, something better happened, something marvelous, something humbling. As students began to share their hearts, as …

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Practice what I preach


For my class I encourage/require each student to "blog" their thoughts from the week. It could be something they picked up from the weekly reading or a conversation they had. It doesn't have to be long but rather significant to them. I want to read that they thought critically about a topic or that they …

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Perfect Time (for Christians)


As I look at the cultural landscape of our nation I find myself thinking several things... One of them being THIS IS THE PERFECT TIME Think about it... This is the perfect time for Christians to show a nation what true, 1st century Christianity looks like.  We can finally show people Jesus. We can distance …

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Will you talk to me?


Have you ever had something very important on your heart? I mean something that weighed so heavy it constantly burdened you? Have you tried turning to someone you trusted and asked them to bear this burden with you? Maybe you invite them out for coffee, maybe you have them over to your house, or maybe …

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