Never Losing the Light: Slow To Speak… Selah!

That’s better. People are watching you; watching your life. (selah*) Think about what that means… the responsibility. A voice to this generation. Everything that comes out of your mouth reflects on Me. (selah!) I know, ouch! A wise man is slow to speak—especially when angry. (James 1:19) Oh, selah. That mouth! That temper! (James 1:20)…

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A Closer Walk: Royally Ticked Off

Everywhere you go these days it’s hard not to run into someone who is royally ticked off about something. Whether it’s the guy sitting next to you in a waiting room, those constant talking-heads on the tube, or even the people in your own house… ANGER is everywhere.   I grew up in the sixties.…

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Comfort My People

  Comfort my people? With what? (I know I’m your kid God but, jimmeny-crickets! Have you seen what’s goin’ on down here?) How is comfort supposed to flow from such a dry and barren place?   Besides… they are Your people God. You comfort them! (I don’t even like most of them.) Me? (Oh no, You’re right.) I…

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Angry Christians Versus Faking It

  Not supposed to happen. Not supposed to exist. Not, us! (I hear it everywhere…) Denial. “Tut-tut… shame-shame… don’t talk about it. Behave yourself… or please shut up!” We’ve gotten so good at faking it. Why do we in the Church think that trying to pretend to be something you are (quite obviously) not, is the way…

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