Have You Had Coffee with Jesus? A Book Review

Have You Had Coffee with Jesus? A Book Review

Dad always reads the comics. Every morning growing up we boys would witness Dad at the breakfast bar reading the comics in the The Oklahoma. My grandmother regularly clipped a comic strip and would include it in a letter. If we were over for a visit, she would show us one or two she had… Read More

Photo Meditation

Photo Meditation

My friend Spencer Burke started what he called Monotation. One word meditation/reflection on a photo. Looking back through my photos of our trip to the Talamena Drive in Southeast Oklahoma spurred a bit of reflection/meditation. Rather than explain what I see, I will simply give the photo a title and then invite you to leave… Read More

Fight the Inertia: A Call to Subvert the System or, What Is It About Christian Conferences? – A Guest Post

Fight the Inertia: A Call to Subvert the System or, What Is It About Christian Conferences? – A Guest Post

Tuesday I took care of some administrative work and listened to The Nines. I have caught some of the talks each of the five years the conference has been offered online. I looked up and noticed the live Twitter Feed. Then Greg called. Did you see Rachel Held Evans tweet? I had not but it… Read More

Fires Burn in Milford, TX

Fires Burn in Milford, TX

We moved from Milford, TX in 1994. For four years we served the First Baptist Church there. Kimberly started school in Milford. Tommie would have started Kindergarten had we not moved. I earned my D. Min. at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary while we served in Milford. We have good memories of Milford. One of my… Read More

The Present Pregnant with the Future or, Why You Need Good Conversation Partners

The Present Pregnant with the Future or, Why You Need Good Conversation Partners

A funny thing happened on the way to the sermon this past week. The discovery startled me. How was it only one commentary made the connection between the way the Sadducees tell their theoretical tale and Jesus’ response? (Luke 20) More specifically, trained in an environment where word studies reveal exegetical and expositional gems, how… Read More

Thoughts from the Edge While You Surf

Blubrry player!

Subscribe in iTunes

Listen to Stitcher

Online Connections

Thanks for stopping by!