It took three years to write this series. Not three years of actual writing, but that long to understand what happened to me and my family at Giant Church Inc, process it, pray through it, then gather the gumption to write it down. Giant Church Inc changed us forever. This series tells part of that…

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This month’s Live Like It Matters guest post is by a young aspiring writer named Alaina. I was thrilled when she agreed to write this month’s challenge, because high-schoolers have a lot to teach us. I am honored that she is allowing me to publish her words to the world for the first time. This…

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Today is Maundy or “mandate” Thursday. It was this day Jesus gave the new command. “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another”  John 13:34 A lot happened between Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem on Sunday and him washing…

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The original post Hand Holders, was published in April 2017. The world was different three years ago, but God is not. His with-ness through Jesus is the same. How can we be “with” our loved ones and our neighbors when not being around them is loving them, and when we’re told by authorities not to…

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