Following in Silence

It’s been quiet on “Becoming a Follower.” Let me give you an explanation. Over the past few months I’ve been following and straying in silence. Silence, at least my “blogging voice” has been silent. Not silent in my conversation with others who are following also. I meet with other brothers that are following Jesus and … Continue reading Following in Silence

The Dark and Light of Ferguson

Originally posted on The Pondering Preacher:
We thought we were beyond this. We were supposed to be more civilized; more enlightened.  Race riots were supposed to be one of history’s artifacts, tucked away in the attic of time right between steam engines and leisure suits.  We thought we had buried the past. We were wrong.…

C.S. Lewis shares some thoughts. Christians aren’t bad, we are in the process of being made new.

That is why the real problem of the Christian life comes where people do not usually look for it. It comes the very moment you wake up each morning. All your wishes and hopes for the day rush at you like wild animals. And the first job each morning consists simply in shoving them all … Continue reading C.S. Lewis shares some thoughts. Christians aren’t bad, we are in the process of being made new.