Monthly Archives: January 2015

The prophetic imagination of Fred Phelps and Westboro Baptist Church – #loveconquershate

When I’m trying to talk to my wife or oldest daughter and they’re watching TV, I usually have to say their full name boldly…sometimes kind of forcefully, even.  (When they’re in the zone, they’re in the zone.*)  If I have … Continue reading

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How to feel like a big, fat, giant spiritual failure

Compare your present self with your past self, especially if you thought you got things “right” in the past. Bind yourself to legalism.  Expect near perfect results. Think that your past will always define you NO MATTER WHAT. Equate God’s … Continue reading

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How to feel like a failure

Believe the lie that you cannot make a difference in the world. Think that influencing one or two people will not have an effect. Permit big, exciting, bucket list type of goals keep you from seeing that faithfulness in small, … Continue reading

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Mission is a four letter word

Mission is a four letter word. Do you remember the first time you ever let a four letter word fly around your mom or dad?  I’ve never skydived but I’m fairly certain that you have a “WHAT HAVE I DONE?? … Continue reading

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