I was talking with a friend about tension today. Tension is kinda a mixed bag. Tension can be negative. It's annoying. It builds up over time (sorta like I mentioned here) and distracts. Negative tension is uncomfortable because it can crush you. Tension can also be positive. It comes when we find ourselves in the … Continue reading Living in the tension
When we are in the middle of it we never think about it. We don't normally stew over it. It isn't that big of a deal. But, later, now that's a different story. Its time. Its time we can't get back, experiences that we cannot recapture. I was thinking about this the other day while … Continue reading Gone Forever
There is much discussion these days of the tension between mission and discipleship. Where do you fall? Which way do you feel the tension pulling you? This is a question that started burning in my heart about 5 or 6 years ago. At that time I was serving at a church as their worship leader, … Continue reading Feel the Tension?
My wife jokes with me about how I was as a teenager. You see, Katie and I dated in high school and in college. There are very few people in the world who know me and my history like she does. I was a singer in choirs and solo events and if you ever got … Continue reading My – Ego