This Crazy Church World

Dr. ChurchLove: Or, How I stopped worrying and learned to love church structure

Good morning! I have a little rant to share with y’all. (originally posted in a Facebook Page) I hope this is for you. I hope it edifies you. If not, I hope it amuses you, he he: There are two great TENSIONS throughout church history, that I see. I think we all see, experience and […]

Rolling With The Changes

Our Faith Journey

Hello there! It’s sure been an amazing November here in Minnesota. I was watching a video excerpt of some tourists observing a huge glacier in Alaska as it broke apart and began slowly rolling around! Don’t have a clip of it. Sorry but it was a massive and amazing sight. I think my life is […]

The Cops

We see the cops in the media often lately. What are they usually doing? Beating someone up, choking them… Sometimes killing them. I’m sure that bothers you like it bothers me. We need a new mode of thinking and training for police. They cannot go beyond what the law allows. I mean, pulling a gun […]

The Overseer Calling

Part 2 of 2

Last time I said I had more to come on the topic of “Overseer” and, I do. 🙂 If I left this topic at this juncture, I would do you a disservice, and not really give a comprehensive critique on how church’s misunderstand Biblical governing. I have met superb board members who understood their role […]

You’re So Annoying

“You’re so annoying!” That’s exactly what my wife said to me recently after a friendly discussion about the garbage disposal. I don’t know why she said it. I wasn’t trying to be cute or snide or sarcastic. I thought the disposal was just fine. It works. Sure, it’s old and smells bad. But it works. […]

Don’t get offended.

“I mean this in love and in no way intend this to come across as negative or critical, but…” Ever have someone start out a conversation this way? Not the easiest statement to hear someone else say to us. Well, don’t feel too bad, it’s only natural to put up an emotional wall, or get […]

A Few Feet Away

Just a couple of feet away. That’s all that separated my grandfather from instant eternity as he fought in the trenches of France during World War I. Starting in 1914 and lasting 4 years up to 1918, ” The Great War” was an unbelievably brutal conflict in which Germany fought Britain, The United States and […]