Fear of Rejection

June 11th, 2011

Vacation Bible School just ended at church. About 100 kids attended, and they were all excited to show up each day to learn about this guy named Jesus. The focus of the curriculum was sharing the Good News. That is, telling people outside the church, about Jesus. Will they go out and tell people in their daily lives about Jesus and what He did for us? Maybe. The younger ones are more likely to do so. The older kids? Probably as excited as they are about what Jesus has done for us, the chances of the name of Jesus being used outside the church walls are much smaller. Why?

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Socks and Seeds

February 16th, 2011

For those of you who don’t know, I have a five year old son. I call him “Munkie” — No, really… I do. I get funny looks. Like the other day at the grocery store… SQUIRREL!

Yesterday morning I got Mini-Munkie up, and helped him pick out his clothes so he could get dressed. I threw his jeans, underwear and socks on the floor. Continue reading »