Normal is fading away. Governments and industries and schools like normal, because it’s easier, it scales and it’s profitable. But people don’t like it – we want to be who we are, not who some marketer tells us to be. – Seth Godin   Bored out my mind. Nothing can give a parent more confusion and frustration than dealing with a child who is bored with their life.  Particularly in the arenas of school and church (if you are a part of either), so many kids are enduring the normal everyday humdrum of life in our educational institutions.  We work, striving hard everyday to provideRead More →

To question things is an honorable act…  There are many things we don’t understand and questions help us to get there… But… to keep questioning things even after clear answers have been given is a foolish quest because the joy of finding the answers, the joy of discovery…is missed out on because the questioner has now become the cynic…  To make every single conversation always about the question and never about moving forward into the answers of the future in order to create something with the knowledge you’ve been given… Is completely futile and unworthy of an honorable human being…  I grow weary of vague,Read More →

The ultimate purpose of the “Church” is to go into all the world and make disciples of all nations.  It’s not to sit in a Sunday pew consuming all kinds of good teaching.   (though this is part of it)  It’s not to simply feed hungry people or just put shelters over their heads. (Though this is part of it too)  It’s not to always seek safety, security, comfort, or convenience.   It is to bring the Kingdom of God to bear in every aspect of our lives.  This involves taking risks, walking in uncertainty, and living life as an adventure so that those who areRead More →