are you a serf?

Sunday at our Gathering I fell into a conversation about what happens when our relationship with Gos is centered around one issue. You know what I mean? Like when there is really only one reason we pray; whenever conversations with God come up, there is only one thing that always comes to mind. It seems … Continue reading are you a serf?

thankful for what?

I'm going to do the talk out at Holy Cross in Lake Mary for their Thanksgiving morning service (9:30a if you get tired of the Macy's parade come on out). So I was thinking about what sorts of things we're thankful for and how the story of theCross might fit into that conversation. It's a … Continue reading thankful for what?


Whiles I was gone Wesley would say that I was on an adventure. Megan: "Wes where's dad?" Wesley: "He's on an adventure." It felt like a pretty good description of our weeklong trip to meet coffee growers in Guatemala. But that description prompted a good little exchange between Stephan and me that's been echoing in … Continue reading adventure