What you see is what you are

It’s not complicated. Input governs output. Jesus made this clear any number of times. He said, “Make a tree good and its fruit will be good, or make a tree bad and its fruit will be bad.” (Matt 12:33) That’s not rocket science, it’s...

It’s so easy to major in the minors

I do it all the time. I get obsessed over little things. I fixate on details, and I forget what really matters. But Jesus didn’t. Unlike me, He was relentlessly focused on eternal things. He understood that we are all hurtling towards a moment when the shape of...

Do you know the way forward?

Most people don’t. Like sailors in a fog, they have lost their sense of direction. They can’t tell the difference between north and south, east and west, or an island and a continent. Columbus landed in the Caribbean and thought it was India. He was only...

Who are you fighting?

Lots of us go through life fighting battles that don’t matter. We tilt at windmills, stalk snipe, and slay paper tigers. Like a bad defender in basketball, we jump at every pump fake the Devil offers, and end up missing the point over and over. A medieval bishop...