Monthly Archives: September 2011

Goosebumps, Part 4

A funny thing happened to me on my way to the laundry room this morning… I got goosebumps during prayer for a specific person. Serious goosebumps. Goosebumps seem to function as godliness geiger counters for me (see Goosebumps Parts 1, 2 … Continue reading

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Just Add Water

Overheard in Heaven: New arrival: I’ve been dying to ask you this, Lord. Should people be baptized as infants or adults? Jesus: Yup. In the video Everything is Spiritual, Michigan megapastor Rob Bell points out that in a two-dimensional universe, … Continue reading

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Strum Here Often?

Guitar, guitar everywhere – nor any chance to pick. That bastardized line from the Rime of the Ancient Mariner described my situation a couple of weeks ago: my wife and kids had bought me a beautiful, brand-new Taylor guitar for … Continue reading

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Whetstones

‘I never pray for patience, because God won’t just give me a bucket of patience, He’ll give me experiences and circumstances that will force me to develop patience – and I definitely don’t want that.’ That’s a paraphrase, not a … Continue reading

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