The Babe In The Manger Became The Man Of Sorrows

Thursday, December 23, 2010

I was thinking about the birth of Jesus the other day. Not the way we normally think about it with the angels singing loudly and the magi br... Read more »

The Message of Christmas: Peace Comes In The Middle Of Life's Chaos

Monday, December 20, 2010

Isn't it amazing that the creator of the universe chose to come into our world through a young peasant girl? Out of all the people in t... Read more »

Christmas Is About Giving The Best

Monday, December 13, 2010

Christmas is a few weeks away and everyone is making the mad dash to finish up all their gift buying for this year. The thought that is occu... Read more »

1 Corinthians 13 and Social Networking

Saturday, November 6, 2010

For out of the overflow of the heart the mouth speaks. The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in him, and the evil man b... Read more »

A Challenge To Young People

Thursday, October 21, 2010

I've got a challenge for all young people. You have an incredible opportunity at your fingertips to influence the culture of your ... Read more »

There's No Turning Back

Tuesday, October 19, 2010

I had the privilege of speaking to our middle and high school students in our weekly chapel this morning. I shared the story of Moses at the... Read more »

The Ultimate Repo Man

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

I was reading the story of how Jesus drove out the money changers and overturned their tables in the Temple in Luke 19. Jesus was obviously ... Read more »

You Can't Pick and Choose

Saturday, October 2, 2010

I was listening to Glenn Beck the other day on the radio. Millions of people were inspired and invigorated by his recent rally on the steps ... Read more »

Top 10 Ways to Stay Virus and Spyware Free

Friday, September 24, 2010

Several friends and my wife have fallen victim to Internet hackers, viruses and spyware recently. While there is no 100% guarantee against b... Read more »

Recapturing the Art of Listening

Saturday, September 18, 2010

As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. She had a sister call... Read more »

This Is What The Church Should Look Like

Thursday, September 16, 2010

If the Church is the body of Christ, doesn't it make sense that our purpose and reason for being should be in line with what he is all a... Read more »

A Christian Response to the Mosque at Ground Zero

Thursday, September 9, 2010

What would Jesus do today? What would he say about a group of his followers in Florida who are planning to burn copies of the Koran, the Isl... Read more »

1 Year Anniversary

Thursday, August 26, 2010

It was one year ago today, August 26th, that I started this blog. It started as a personal devotional journal of sorts to have a place to ke... Read more »

We Are Not As Smart As We Think We Are

Monday, August 23, 2010

On a typical Sunday morning, as I greet people in the lobby, I will run into my friend, Jim who will shake my hand and ask me, "What do... Read more »

The Emergent Church: Cultural Relevance At the Expense of Sound Theology

Saturday, August 14, 2010

Several years ago I knew a man in his 40's, married with two teenage children, and a manager in a Fortune 500 company. This man was a ve... Read more »

The Lost Art of Excellence

Saturday, July 31, 2010

Excellence is really a lost art. It isn't popular to be excellent. Far too many leaders, businesses, schools and churches think they are... Read more »

The Art of Communication

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

I will start out by saying that I am not an expert on communication, but rather far from it. Being of the male persuasion puts me at an im... Read more »

You Can Bring It With You

Monday, July 26, 2010

There is a saying we all know and perhaps have said many times that goes like this, "You can't take it with you." This is re... Read more »

Do You Know Where You Are Going?

Monday, July 19, 2010

If there is one thing I have learned in my 23 years of marriage it is this-- listen to your wife because she is usually right! It has taken... Read more »

Be Still And Know I Am God

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Life in the Good household has been undergoing a radical transformation. Our son is now 16, has a car and a girlfriend, and at times seems t... Read more »

What Was I Thinking?

Wednesday, July 14, 2010

Dr. Phil, the TV Psychologist/Talk Show Host, is well known for a phrase that is parodied quite often. That phrase is a question he asks... Read more »

Shifting Shadows

Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Don’t be deceived, my dear brothers. Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who d... Read more »

Are You A Linchpin?

Saturday, June 12, 2010

The latest buzz word in the blogosphere is "Linchpin" . It's an old word that has been coined by the business guru, Seth Godin... Read more »

Are You Comfortable With Second-Hand Revelation?

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

When I was a boy, my grandmother would take the long Greyhound bus trip from the San Francisco Bay area to the little mountain town of Quinc... Read more »

Living In Peace

Friday, June 4, 2010

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if an... Read more »

Dealing With Despair

Thursday, June 3, 2010

All of us from time to time face moments of despair in life. I wish I could tell you that the Christian life is exempt from despair, but I c... Read more »

Biblical Principles for Conflict Resolution

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Conflict is a fact of life. The sooner we accept that fact, the easier life will be. No one likes conflict. In fact, most of us exert a lo... Read more »

Order Up

Wednesday, May 26, 2010

My wife can tell you that I am one of those rare artists that is a neat freak. Most artists are not. It's an illness I've learned to... Read more »

Can You Handle The Truth?

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

I have been feeling a deep sense of urgency lately from the Lord that the Church needs to be encouraged to develop a renewed passion for... Read more »
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