Monthly Archives: May 2012

The Bible: Fire or Toast?

If we’re honest, though, we don’t always experience the Bible as a dramatic and powerful force in our lives. Most people, after reading the Gospels, don’t go and sell all their possessions and devote themselves to a monastic community or … Continue reading

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Is depending on the Holy Spirit too hard?

An ad for a Land Rover shows a man walking out of his house, diving off a cliff, and parachuting into his car. What do you see at the bottom of the screen? “Do Not Attempt.” “Dramatization“.  Ads for cars … Continue reading

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Coffee Beans & Christians

The best place for green coffee beans before roasting is in a drawstring muslin bag.  The plain woven cotton fabric allows the beans to breathe, while the drawstring allows for easy access and quick storage.  Forget to pull the drawstring … Continue reading

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Know what you’re Buying

Know what you’re buying or the surprise may be unpleasant.  The shiny black pickup was my first truck purchase.  While shopping I saw chrome nerf bars on some of the displays and knew my little gem had to have the … Continue reading

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