I'm a husband, father, and one of those friends who has a terrible habit of not returning phone calls. I’m really just trying to figure out what it means to follow Jesus, and I enjoy meeting great people along the way and maybe having a chance to spend time talking about things deep and trivial.

The fact that the above meme is popping up (apparently without any attempt at correction) on people’s Facebook statuses makes a great case that at least a little academic education, knowledge, or spelling and grammar awareness, wouldn’t be s... read more

“Some misguided Christian leaders feel that they must preserve harmony at any cost, so they do everything possible to reduce friction. They should remember that there is no friction in a machine that has been shut down for the night. Turn off th... read more

[originally posted October 25, 2004] Interesting thoughts from Tony Jones’s blog about anger: …lately I’ve heard a wave of, “You’re so angry,” and “You emergent people are so angry.” To which I say, if y... read more

There are many applications for this, so chose your own: Today while we were tutoring students at Greeley, Zedler was reading The Hobbit to 4th and 5th graders and giving out candy to those who could answer correctly questions he asked about what he had... read more