Really Free

In my capacity as a pastor I have had the opportunity to visit a few people who have served time in prison. Two of those men needed a ride home on the day of their release. As we rode in the car neither of those guys called, “Wait! Stop the car! I want to go…

Beautiful testimony

The structure of religious practice plays an important role in providing a directive framework where my relationship with Jesus can grow. via Rebekah’s healing (when freedom works hand in hand with law) #Romans8 — Tales from the Great Adventure

What Are You Afraid Of?

Robert Frost wrote “Good fences make good neighbors” as his neighbor’s response to him in the poem “Mending Wall”. Frost had wished there were no separations, no boundaries behind which we needed to hide. Yet all of us do need some fences in our lives. Some of our fences were built by our families to…

Really Free

And you will will know the truth and the truth will set you free. John 8:32 We greatly appreciated the chance to see the Statue of liberty for the first time last week. It not only is an amazing place so intertwined with our history in America it has an equally important story.  It was…

No Tresspassing

…“Don’t touch this,” “Don’t taste that” and “Don’t handle the other”? “This”, “that” and “the other” will all pass away after use! I know that these regulations look wise with their self-inspired efforts at worship, their policy of self-humbling, and their studied neglect of the body. But in actual practice they do honour, not to God,…