The Blog I Wish I Had Written about Eugene Peterson

The Blog I Wish I Had Written about Eugene Peterson

Two weeks ago, an interview with author of The Message and former pastor Eugene Peterson made the headlines. In the interview, Peterson was asked if he would perform a same-sex wedding, and his reply was simply, “Yes.” You can read that interview here. Day One: The...
Self Care: An Antidote to Addiction

Self Care: An Antidote to Addiction

Addiction is often fueled by self neglect.  In the midst of our busy lives, we tend to let the little things that we need to do in order to take better care of ourselves slip away. We neglect our needs for a variety of reasons.  “I am too busy,” or “It takes too much...
Resisting, Not Participating with Temptation

Resisting, Not Participating with Temptation

Years ago, I was listening to the radio and heard a preacher relaying a short story that got me to thinking.  It went something like this: A man and his young son were outside one Sunday afternoon when they walked by a ditch that was filled with water.  The boy asked,...