From My Heart

I adore asking people how I can pray for them. I am horrible at asking people to pray for me. Ergo, very few knew I have been in cardiac ICU for the last ten days. Please forgive me. But rather than being upset at me, take it out by getting tested for something.  Two weeks […]

Kintsugi…embracing damage.

Not too long ago, at my favorite new coffee shop, I was sitting across from a couple engaged in a rather animated conversation when one of them dropped their black ceramic coffee mug.  Dunn Bros coffee mugs are sturdy vessels that feel weighty and present in your hand. The mug hit the tile floor, not […]

The Christian Tradition of Meditation

Is meditation biblical?   Is there a Christian tradition of meditation? It is a rightful concern that many types of beliefs enter our everyday life, and, if we aren’t in tune with God and His Word, we could easily allow spiritual things that are not of God to enter into our thinking.  These are important […]

Burning Man:  Possessing Other Eyes

The only true voyage of discovery, would be not to visit strange lands but to possess other eyes, to behold the universe through the eyes of another.”  – Marcel Proust  (Remembrance of Things Past)   I have been asked three questions:  Why in the #### do you want to go to Burning Man?  What did […]

My Burning Question For Burning Man…Why?

  Burning Man is an annual gathering of 75,000 people from around the world that takes place at Black Rock City—a temporary city erected in the barren northern Nevada desert.  Burning Man is not a festival.  Burning Man is a community.  A global cultural movement.  An assault on the senses.  And I wanted to be […]

Diet Porn

I Will Take a Diet Coke With My Porn. DISCLAIMER: This was not my original thought.  A dear friend of mine wrote this and I thought it must be shared.  He asked I not share his name but he knows who he is.  And I am grateful he allowed me to pass his thoughts along.   […]