The vocation of every Christian

  “The vocation of every Christian is to live as a follower of Jesus today. In every aspect of life, in small and large acts, with family, neighbors and enemies, we are to seek to live out the grace and truth of Jesus. This is our vocation, our calling. Today.”   ― Mark Labberton, Called: The CrisisContinue reading “The vocation of every Christian”

Thought for Today and a Few of My Own

“The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.” ― Joe Klaas, Twelve Steps to Happiness Yes, it will — do both things.  I remember one of my college classes, The God Man Christian Experience.  It was basically a class on Christian Mysticism, not from so much an historical perspective asContinue reading “Thought for Today and a Few of My Own”

Seeing with New Eyes

Yesterday morning as I was walking toward the lake I stopped suddenly with a “Whoa… Cool!”  The beauty of the morning mist hovering over the lake stopped me in my tracks.  This is not an everyday occurrence,  but it is also not that rare.  It does leave me in awe every time I see it however.Continue reading “Seeing with New Eyes”

Be a Light in a Dark World

You may have noticed I’m not quick to react to all the crazy, sad, violent and horrific things going on in the world.  When I do post about current events it is only after much thought and prayer.  But after recent terrorist attacks and the web going crazy over red coffee cups I feel the needContinue reading “Be a Light in a Dark World”