September 2008


I know people in incredible pain right this moment.   What do you do besides being broken along side of them? How is it that we can talk so much within the church about how to love, without also sharing about how to grieve?   How is it that there can be such a fine […]

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Some random noteworthy links the last while… Project Humanity – » HOME – Oh, Sweet Jesus – philadelphia weekly online – SocialVibe – Get Sponsored. Give Back. – Zondervan – They Like Jesus But Not the Church – House Church Resource –  Jesus Creed » Emerging and Emergent: Our New Network – GOOD » […]

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I’ve just been added to Guy Kawasaki’s online magazine rack,   Click the link to send them some love back, and check out the modern church section others and I are on at

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I didn’t sleep till 3:30am because I was preparing for a message on ‘rest’. How twisted is that?

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Plugs and name dropping…

Lots of great connections this past week, I don’t know how I’ve managed with my daughter tagging along full time the last while! Excellent video skype chat with Jay Lee, church planter of Catalyst GTA of Every Nation ministry.  If you’re in the UT area, check’em out. Had a great call from Marty Schmidt the […]

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Rest amid chaos…

I had our community do an online vote for what we’ll be exploring together for this sunday gathering.  Our top pick this week was  Finding rest and wholeness in a world of chaos and brokenness  In the spirit of keeping things collaborative, anyone have any theological or practical thoughts on this?

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Ordination Part 2…

As of this past weekend I’ve ‘done’ baptisms, communion, and a wedding, all without being ordained.  (You can see my previous thoughts on ordination adventures here) Should I really bother?  I do have my branding down if I ever become a rev. 

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Obama’s clearly inspiring people of all types. The debates are this Friday, what a soap opera this year.  I can’t believe how tuned in I am.

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