Category Archives: Food for Thought

Spirit Of Adoption

I read the coolest blog post the other day by UPB’s Nathan Fray.  The post resonated deep, as it reminded me of a constant theme that has been taking place in the church body. So much hurt and feelings of … Continue reading

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Surrendering

I had THE worst migraine I’ve had in a very long time.  It took me by complete and utter surprise.  One minute, fine.  Next minute, BAM, it was there!  I struggled leaving work, I struggled driving home, and even struggled … Continue reading

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A Footnote in History

Last night, I started reading Chronicles 1 & 2 (part of my daily Bible reading plan), and in the three hours of sleep I got, I tossed and turned, until I finally just got back up and had my devotional. … Continue reading

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Mute Dogs

“Why are the dogs set to guard the sheep if they cannot bark to waken the shepherd and frighten the wolf?” -A 17th Century minister I can honestly say I have never paid as much attention to the following passage … Continue reading

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Radical Trust

This weekend has been pretty darn good if I might say so myself!  I’ve been spending a lot of time in worship and the scriptures, and felt the strong necessity to do some character studies on certain individuals in the Bible. … Continue reading

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Because You Ask Not

Okay not trying to ruffle feathers, and it’s not like this hasn’t been said before from many many others; but this was just a thought today as I was reading out of James, and I’ve always loved reflecting on the … Continue reading

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The Cost of Discipleship

I’m not a fan of everything Dietrich Bonhoeffer had to say, but there are some things that were just the plain truth.  If anything, Bonhoeffer was a man that stuck to his beliefs, and proved that he would make the … Continue reading

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