People walk in and out of their workplaces every day unknown on a personal level. Others visit the same stores and restaurants weekly, seeing the same workers and neighbors yet remaining relatively anonymous.
The desire to fit in is as common to humanity as goose poop on a sidewalk beside a pond. It's everywhere, homes, schools, workplaces, and yes even the church.
If you follow the same habits in your relationship within the church as you do outside of the church, then it's likely the church you attend is very much like you. But that's not the way it should be.
The realization my son made that day concerning LEGO's is exactly what so many believe to be true about community...
Ask my wife and she will tell you we first met when we were college freshmen. I don't recall the "love at first sight" incident. It would be almost 2 years later, in July, until we began dating. Prior to... Continue Reading →
Family! Anyone who knows me knows that family is high on my priority and value list. Family takes time. It takes energy. Family is not just some ideal that can be talked about and not affect our reality. Having and... Continue Reading →