My life this next year
One thing I really want to get my head wrapped around this next year is how I would describe discipleship to someone. This would help me be a better disciple and discipler. My dad and I had a conversation the other night about what discipleship is and this is where I’ve landed for now: Discipleship is the process of becoming more like Jesus. I would add that it cannot fully happen outside of...
An encounter with Lowry
On my way to Penn Station yesterday, I passed up a homeless gentleman who was pushing a grocery cart along the side of the road. As I passed him up, he bent over to pick up something and then sat down. I went on to Penn Station and got some food and then stopped by the bank on the way back intending to give Mr. Lowery some money to help him out. Little did I know that he would give me more than I...
Loving the unloved
The unlovable are those who honestly are hard to love. They are the arrogant, the one-uppers, those who hold grudges and think they are better than everyone else. I’ve probably just hit all 7 billion+ of us that live here on earth. By all standards, we are unlovable people but God loves us anyway. Then there are the unloved. You don’t have to look far to see someone who is being...