Tag Archive: thoughts

It’s All Meaningless 7? The Importance Of Our Minds (Ecclesiastes 4:4-8 & 5:10-20)

Ecclesiastes 4:4-8: “And I saw that all toil and all achievement spring from one person’s envy of another. This too is meaningless, a chasing after the wind…8 There was a man all alone; he… Continue reading

100 Months: The Peaks And Valleys Of Being A Pastor…

For nearly the last ten years, the LORD Almighty has blessed me to be a pastor– an announcer, apologizer, counselor, empathizer, encourager, forgiver, giver, learn-er, listen-er, mediator, pray-er, preach-er, protector, pursuer, receiver, remind-er,… Continue reading

35 Things I’ve Learned In My 35 Years On Earth…

The Cubs probably will NEVER win the World Series. Sigh…(But I’m still a fan and watching a game at Wrigley is still a fun event to experience with friends and loved ones!) Even… Continue reading

Intriguing Thoughts From My Recent Time With God…

1. Jesus didn’t seem to systematically draw gridlines/utilize strategies around Judea, Samaria, and Galilee to physically heal, spiritually transform, and verbally teach as many people as possible during His three year public earthly… Continue reading

You Know You Are Growing Up When…

…you arrive late somewhere and, instead of blaming “traffic,” you state, “I should’ve left earlier.” …someone steps on and breaks your glasses and, instead of saying, “Hey, watch where you’re walking!” you say,… Continue reading

I’m Getting Older, But I’m Not Getting Old…

I still like… . -meeting new people & acting/hanging out/playing as if we’ve known each other for years -trying to predict which rain drop will get to the bottom of a window first… Continue reading

Thoughts From An Afternoon With Jesus…

At the Chicago Botanic Gardens…Amazing day, amazing God. Maranatha, come Lord Jesus…   Here are my thoughts:   1. My dad taught me how to play golf. Doesnt seem like much if you look… Continue reading