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God Saves Marriages

Kim Pullen’s shares she and her husband’s victorious story over co-dependency and sexual sin.

I’m Such a Jew

There are some who vehemently argue that we humans are not related to chimpanzees. Or fish. Or amoeba. I would argue that there is one quality our mammalian cousins possess that we could only dream...

How 16 Friends Lost 159 Pounds

We started on February 2, 2017 and by the time we finished on April 19th, our I Am S.T.R.O.N.G. Team had collectively lost a whole person—159 pounds. It was a life-changing experience for...

“Table for Two” Sneak Preview

Here's a few clips from the HD-DVD of "Table for Two" from the 2013 Florida Discipleship Conference.   "Tell Me the Truth"  Maria Calviat as Rachel Willis               "I'm Sorry" Jasmine Yampierre...

All the Clues We Missed

I love movies. I love eating popcorn and milk duds as the previews roll. I love snuggling into my pillow as “Feature Presentation” lights up my widescreen. I love films with intricate plots that...

I Defy You

I defy you. You would have me see the world your way. You would have me play by your rules. You would have me use lies and manipulation, deceit and flattery, subterfuge and silk to win a prize of...

A Fool in Tights

Whether we want to or not, by default we measure everybody by our own standard. Anyone stupider than us is a fool, and anyone smarter than us is a sage. Now we would never admit this to anyone, not...

Plucking the Gray-Fruit (and Dealing with our Sinful Nature)

I’m 52. I don’t look 52, or so I’m told, but my hair is slowly surrendering to the inevitable. And other than a single “wild” episode of highlights, I’ve never colored it. So when gray hairs started...

Sense, Shame, and Sensibility

I’m a shameless artist. Not that I do any art that is shameful. Unfortunately, most professional artists nowadays tend to have such a bad rep and worse, they glory in it. The weirder, the better....

The Ranks of the Chewed-Up Flutter-bys

It's amazing how God uses insignificant moments in life to prompt major shifts in our thinking. I went for a walk by my neighborhood lake. It was mid-morning, the dew was almost dry, the wildflowers...

My Personal Weed War

I have a black thumb.It seems like any plant I try to grow, dies.  And it’s never a speedy expiration.  No, sadly it involves long suffering and then a painful and gruesome demise.  I truly have all...
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