Tag Archives: outdoor

What’s the point? Made to worship

Made to worship Camping in San Diego County is usually not a particularly chilly affair, even in winter. It was January and my oldest son, Ryan, and I were camping in the nearby mountains. His Cub Scout pack was attending … Continue reading

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What’s the point? Loving God and Loving People

Loving God and Loving People Snow was falling lightly when we arrived at the launching site with our raft and supplies. It was May in northern Idaho and a cold spring weather system was sitting on the Bitterroot Range. The … Continue reading

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Creation Care and a Bundled Worldview

Creation Care and a Bundled Worldview Is it just me, or does it seems like every company now bundles all of their services and products so that the consumer has no choice but to buy it all, whether we need it … Continue reading

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All who are weary: Crazy busy

Crazy busy Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. Exodus 20:8 One final thought before we leave the twin topics of being still and keeping the Sabbath. I was in a youth ministry meeting recently at church and my … Continue reading

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All who are weary: The letter of the law vs. the spirit of the law

The letter of the law vs. the spirit of the law Remember the Sabbath day by keeping it holy. Exodus 20:8 At the university, I teach a microbiology laboratory for nursing students. On the first day of lab work we … Continue reading

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All who are weary: Shut up!

Shut up! Be still and know that I am God. Psalm 46:10 I have often been accused of being overly talkative. I yammered continuously as a kid, driving my parents nuts. I won a scholarship to attend private high school … Continue reading

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All who are weary: Be present in the moment

Be present in the moment He says, “Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 The busier our lives get, the more important it is for us to intentionally set aside time to sit quietly. Experts say we … Continue reading

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