I really can’t believe this is happening. In fact, I’m pretty sure I don’t even want to post this. It’s not so much that I’m ashamed, as I am embarrassed. I am stunned that such a thought could even enter my mind. But it did. Let me give a little background… I’m a music guy. […]


I feel like I’ve been neglecting the blog for a couple months now. I’ve started several posts about different things, but the priority to finish those hasn’t been incredibly high. I can always go back to wrap them up, and eventually, I will. The reality is that I needed to step away for a few […]


God is jealous. He’s not a big fan of anything taking His place as the captivator of our hearts. Even good and holy things. Yeah, read that one again: Even good and holy things can become idols. Anytime we place greater value on the gift than on the Giver, we’ve seriously overstepped some boundaries. And […]


I share a lot on this blog. A lot of deeply personal stuff about my own shortcomings, even. Transparency is not something you’ll find lacking here…. Which is where the problem comes in. You see, I was a student pastor for a couple of years at a church back home. There is even a “Reverend” […]


I read a lot. But only since starting to meet weekly, and read through the Bible with a friend of mine, have I begun to underline in books. Mostly, I just do this for passages in Scripture that really stick out, or that I have overlooked before. Though, occasionally I run across something in a […]