Co-Lab

Co-Lab

God has gifted us the Body of Christ.  We are not alone; He has granted us fellow brothers and sisters to serve alongside of and support.  Benefits of collaboration are easily seen within individual congregations.  Members with many different gifts and resources come...
The One

The One

My family recently discovered an older science-fiction television series (yes, we are nerds).  During one episode, a familiar scene unfolded as the main character was faced with a choice to sacrifice himself to save another. In this instance, however, the one facing...
It’s Cold in Siberia

It’s Cold in Siberia

I’m reading a fascinating book called Travels in Siberia. As the title indicates, it’s a travelogue of the author’s adventures in Siberia. Ian Frazier describes himself as being “infected with a love of Russia” (16).One anecdote in...
Every Heart

Every Heart

Christmas time is upon us!  With it, comes the varied, joyous traditions that happen during the holidays.  My family enjoys a plethora of time-honored traditions, but there is one tradition that we have which doesn’t quite elicit the typical festive reaction from my...