To Own a Dragon

Donald Miller and I are so alike… I just love reading him because the way he says things, his sense of humor, and so much of his personality and feelings I can identify with so closely it is almost like he is my own personal ghost writer. In fact, the first time I read Blue Like Jazz, I was actually …

Leap of Faith

One of the most common illustrations used to teach kids about faith is the “chair.” You believe that chair will hold you when you sit down… trust… faith… it’s easy… Seems to me that faith is more like hurdling off a cliff into a pitch dark abyss… no idea what’s below… water? moon bounce? giant spikes? Or maybe it’s more …

Yipes!

Mascots freak me out man… Especially the cheap ones that you bump into at the county fair or the supermarket. Funny thing is… I’ve always thought that I’d make a great mascot.  Like one of those NBA guys that you see launching off the mini-trampolines to the raucous cheers of thousands. I remember as a kid I saw that the …