Names (Isaiah 9:6)

What’s in a name? It depends a great deal on what your name is. I was given the name Craig by my parents, In School, I picked up the name Chuck, which was confusing since I had an older brother named Chuck. Then to really make this strange they started to call...

Have we gone too far?

Just the other day I received an email offer for a new Bible.  The offer was a good one, it featured a full 50% off the cover price.  This was a very generous offer.  The real question is not about the value, the question is the need. It got me pondering.  Do I really...

Following Jesus?

Cross View Lutheran Church, where I served as full-time Director of Youth and Adult Ministry, has as it’s mission statement “Developing fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ along life’s journey.”  One mark of a devoted follower of Christ is someone who… follows...

Right On The Tip Of My Tongue

Not long ago I had another random ponder. It should not surprise me anymore most of my life is random ponders. I had just walked into the Mocha Monkey when I heard someone behind me say “Oh it is right on the tip of my tongue.” This is an expression I have...