Bowie Speaks From Beyond?

David Bowie, the rock-star icon known for his edgy experimental dress and lyrics, died today leaving us with this video: Lazarus. Quietly, Bowie had been dying from cancer over the past few months, and wished for this music video to be released just days before his passing…why?

Lazarus is man in the New Testament who […]

By |January 11th, 2016|blog|2 Comments

Off to Africa—a timeless farewell moment

The foothills of Blue Mounds, Wisconsin, was our drive today as we travelled to say farewell to young woman heeding the call to serve God in Africa. It seemed fitting that our GPS took us the long route: through rolling hills of tall, green grasses, tree-lined country roads dotted with classic red barns filled with […]

By |August 9th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Answering Nic: “Is God angry at me for causing me so much pain?”

As a storm raged over Wisconsin’s capital city last night, a little boy I know, who has been suffering from a variety of serious illnesses since he was a toddler, experienced a series of seizures. It was like the electricity in the air triggered these sudden attacks, leaving Nic and his mom holding each other […]

By |July 13th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

If God is Good, Then Why Do Kids Suffer or Die?

This is every parent’s worst nightmare. No parent wants to survive their child, and yet there are those suffering around us every day that have experienced this excruciatingly painful loss. It is absolutely heart breaking. The last thing I want to say to someone who has lost a child is why God allowed it. […]

By |February 3rd, 2015|blog|0 Comments

Why Bad Things Happen to Good People: Three Unpopular Reasons

In our “self-esteem-motivated” culture, this is very unpopular to say, but there really are no “good” people. So when bad things happen to us, it’s often at the hands of others. This is a hard truth, but if we take a brutally-honest look at humanity, historically we’ve fallen short of goodness in countless ways. For […]

By |January 24th, 2015|blog|0 Comments