Relaunching

I’m currently in the process of relaunching this blog after a long hiatus. Feel free to check out the modified pages in the menu. There’s also a new page called About the Book, with a pre-published version of the book’s introduction. Look for a new series of posts to begin soon. The first of those […]

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Resurrection Surrender

Easter is over, and for many people the death and resurrection story of Jesus will fade into the background for another year. But that fading certainly did not happen with Jesus’s eleven apostles, or with the hundreds in Judea who saw the resurrected Jesus and believed, or with the thousands on the day of Pentecost […]

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A Cross Ugly and Beautiful

This week, more than any other week, the world looks at Jesus’s arrest, trial, and crucifixion. Even those merely familiar with the story know that Jesus didn’t try to escape arrest or fight the charges that were brought against him on that Thursday night and Friday morning two thousand years ago. In fact, just before […]

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Stealing the Ambulance

A story in Louisville last weekend caught my attention as I was scrolling down my Twitter feed. Apparently someone stole a Bullitt County EMS ambulance outside Jewish Hospital and eventually crashed it into the Home of the Innocents, a center that provides services to at-risk children and families. Fortunately no one was hurt at the […]

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The Solution

Several years ago, on a vacation with our family, a friend of mine named Heath pulled out a 3x3x3 puzzle cube. He had learned to solve it and was working on getting faster. I was instantly interested, having spent much time trying to figure out how to solve the original Rubik’s cube when it came […]

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