Etiquette is important, no matter where you are. Being polite, saying the right things and of course using the right manners in the right room. But what about Facebook? As a real Gen Xer, I did not grow up with an ingrained understanding of the ins and outs of our current world. As many in … More Why I am rude on Facebook.
The greatest leaders I know are not loud, published, or televised attention seekers. They don’t push their teachings or wisdom on people who are looking for a supernatural saviour and significant life change. They would never make it onto a list of ‘high capacity leaders’. They don’t assume that their name will carry them through … More The Greatest Leaders
Ok, so you just fell into one of three categories. 1. You are a concerned that I would write about this topic and want to warn me to take this post down. (for that friends I love you all) 2. You want to make America great again. 3. You are Canadian and as confused as … More Make America Great Again
This week I want to talk about a sniper making the worlds longest distance shot, a murderous God, abortion and a harsh scripture. I am thinking or typing our loud today, so please bare with me. We are all comfortable saying that what happened in the name of God during the medieval crusades was terrible! … More Celebrating Murder
If we don’t ask God why, that means we don’t expect Him to answer. If you are a believer that lives in a year that follows Jesus resurrection, you are a new testament kinda guy or gal. As new testament kinda folk we are branded with the Great Commission. We are commanded to go into … More On my mind: Question Marks
We like to separate everything, and I mean everything. Think about it. With the food on your plate, you put the good stuff to the left and save it for last… or if you are a dare devil, you put it to the right and hit it first. In school we picked teams based on … More Feminism, the Church and Old Dudes
Hey friends, and after you read this article, some no longer friends. So I am sitting in my office enjoying some sunshine and coffee. Those are two of my favourite things! Not maybe in that order but they need to both appear for a 10/10 day. I am reminded of how our beautiful city is … More Against Islam, Vegans and Tattoos?
What’s on my mind? The question we get asked everytime we open our Facebook app. Over the next while I am going to just that. My thoughts, no big theological claims or discipleship statements. A while back I was getting so frustrated with the majority of what I was reading. How to have revival in … More On my mind? vol. 1 books, punk, ghosts.
When you go to the gym you have a goal in mind. For most people that goal is to build muscle. For some it is to sit in the hot tub or pick up chicks, luckily I don’t go to a meat market gym. My gym is for old guys trying not to have heart … More 60 minutes to overcome persecution
I like to envision the trinity as three wise, similar, yet different elderly gentlemen sitting around a table having tea and discussing us. They would be in an outdoor garden that for some reason is lined with book shelves. There would be birds, maybe a rabbit – no cats though. They would talk about the … More Trinitarian Smiles and Tea Parties