Withering Grass

Lawn care, of all things, has given me perspective. An unwanted glimpse down an insanely steep slope, to be exact. Rope in hand, tied to mower, my terrified, gloved self holding on for dear life. My second attempt may have involved taking pictures for the lawn service we’re hiring. So it is that I’ve become … More Withering Grass

10 Things the Church Has That the Bible Doesn’t

Have you observed the average evangelical church of today with Bible in hand? If so, you may have noticed a number of things the church has that the Bible doesn’t. Buildings. Perhaps most obviously, the early church was not confined to a church building with steeple and pews. No building campaigns, mortgages, custodians, and carpet … More 10 Things the Church Has That the Bible Doesn’t

The Greater Destroyer

Who can destroy both soul and body in hell? My assumption: God. My friend’s assumption: Satan. When someone suggests a possible explanation different than the one I’ve assumed all my life, I . . . Kick myself for assuming so much Freak out a little {because it is evident once again that my mind is … More The Greater Destroyer

body language

When you’re not sure how to put together what you know about a body, you draw pictures. Stick figures work wonderfully. First, the head. The head is Christ.  . . . and gave him as head over all things to the church, which is his body . . . 1:22 . . . we are … More body language