The Beauty Of Brokenness

brokenness“The Lord is close to those whose hearts are breaking; he rescues those who are humbly sorry for their sins.”  Psalm 34:18

Just today I expressed to a friend, “Something beautiful comes out of brokenness.  I am a broken man.”

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God Whispers

man-listening-hand-to-earWe listen for God in wind storms, earthquakes and fires.

We intently position ourselves to hear God scream.

And yet, His voice and his direction for our lives comes in the sound of a gentle whisper.

No Other…No After…

john

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Wednesday Prayer

child praying
I believe that confrontation can be positive and that we as Christians, must set the agenda.
We, we being Christians, have become so bogged down with matters that are unimportant and made them important.
But also, as a nation, we have lost our way and have been losing our way for decades now.
This is not a recent development.
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Conspiracy Theories

Conspiracy“Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.”  Michel de Montaigne

Let me say first, I am not one that quickly jumps onto the latest conspiracy theory.

Let me also say, however, that I believe it to be intellectually stimulating to be in a room of people, especially college age young people, and you begin to ask them questions as to what they believe.

I generally will ask them to not form a defense of their position, but merely to consider the validity of the question being raised.

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To No One In Particular…

It is known that Jerry Glanville, former Head Coach of the Atlanta Falcons left two tickets to every Falcons game at the Will Call Window for one person.

Elvis Presley.

Who never came to get the tickets.

I may be writing to no one in particular.

But the reason for which I write is very specific in deed.

Much Respect…All Respect…

John

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