Who’s your favorite superhero?

Superheroes are pretty popular these days. Maybe you’ve noticed. It’s hard to believe that those comic books I read as a kid in the 70’s have become so big today. My favorite was always Captain America. My wife digs Thor. My son (in typical young man...

Do you know where you’re coming from?

Most of us don’t. Our insides are a confused stew of contrary impulses, shifting priorities, and half-understood motivations. We don’t understand ourselves, and we don’t know why we do some of the things we do. As we get older, we try to figure it...

It’s no use pretending

But most of us do. We keep secrets, hoping they’ll never be discovered. But they already have. God sees it all. And Jesus said the day is coming when all my secrets (and yours) will be broadcast for everyone to see. The sooner we understand this, the better off...

Do you know who you’re imitating?

We are all imitators by nature. We can’t help it. We’ve been imitating since we were very small, and we do it so much that we stop noticing. We learn to walk by imitating, we learn to talk by imitating, and we mature into Christ-likeness in the same way....