This is a piece I wrote and recorded recently for a class at Kennesaw State University. I’d be curious to know what kind of reactions or interpretations it may foster. Drop in a comment and we can chat about it!
Gales of contention have been swirling in Christian circles surrounding Darren Aronofsky’s epic rendering of biblical story of Noah. Many criticize the film for its lack of “accuracy” and artistic license taken with the original story as found in Genesis. My heart is heavy for those who refuse to see the film over these quibbles … More NOAH: A Timeless Tale Timely Brought to the Screen
I long for the time when we no longer celebrate Veterans Day. I hope for the day when we weep equally over the slain terrorist and the fallen soldier because they are both made in the image of God and loved by the Father. I yearn for the time when we proclaim with a unified … More When Veterans Day Will Be No More: A Reflection
Grace, truth, time Lest I forget this need His love be mine The kind inside The kind others see The kind others feel Turn things upside down Turn them inside out Pains implode Heaven explodes In the world In my life As I lay curled Under the blanket Of Your love Recovering from shock Tied … More Mainmast
My wife and I lived in Knoxville, Tennessee for almost two years. They were easily the most turbulent years of our lives. Every struggle, fight, and family crisis took a weighty toll on us. Erica carried the bulk of the financial burden while I raised support to do college ministry. My parents divorced in devastating … More Meeting God in a Labyrinth
Presence disembodied And incarnated Within and without Tangible form From belief to reality From reality to faith Realized in imagination Actualized in spirit Light, water, and bread Of Life In Himself and in us
“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.” This vivid illustration used by Jesus has become of a favorite in … More On the Edge of the Narrow Road