100 Years in the Making

October 1914 the world had gone to war for the first time ad while the United States decided to remain neutral for now, there is no doubt the citizens feared we would get drawn into the world gone mad for war. In my local community, a different kind of history was in the making. Four … Continue reading 100 Years in the Making


on Songs Stuck in One’s Head

Last week my pastor used the example of getting a song stuck in his head that would not go away as proof that he could willingly clear his mind and thus be able to hear what God was trying to say to him. While this is possible and necessary for us to thrive as Christians, … Continue reading on Songs Stuck in One’s Head

The Twist You Can’t Resist

Good Easter Morning. It's Sunrise Here in Hamilton IN and things are shaking up in the story of Easter. It is probably the biggest twist in the Bible. Especially after the events of the past week. After the Sabbath, at dawn on the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went … Continue reading The Twist You Can’t Resist

You’re Not Cut Out For This

Ever have one of those days where everything seems to go wrong. Those days when all hope seems to be lost? November 2012, I was still on an internship for Huntington University. For me it was evaluation weekend. The weekend that a professor came down and observed how I was doing and gave me the … Continue reading You’re Not Cut Out For This