This is one tunnel that you must go through // BLOG
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Speak the truth in love… Eph 4. This is such an important principle that Paul expresses. I love what M. Scott Peck says, “God designed us to yearn for open, honest, authentic relationships…. But because we choose peacekeeping over truth-telling, we end up in ‘pseudocommunal’ relationships instead. “The only antidote to pseudocommuntity is chaos—I call it ‘the tunnel of chaos’—where … more

Holding a beach ball under water is exhausting … it’s just not worth it //BLOG
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Deep inside all of us are fears, insecurities, questions, wants, & longings that influence how we relate to others and fully engage life. They often remain buried in our subconscious coming to the surface only at seismic shifting life events. Some remain just under the public surface like a beach ball being held under the water, which is exhausting. Life … more

How can we foster curiosity and imagination in those we teach? This will be fun! // BLOG
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“Let’s see what curiosity can do.” Watch this great commercial then ask, “How can I foster curiosity in those I teach or lead?” Have fun. Below are some curiosity generating questions that I ask. We can ask, What else? How did you do that? Great answer. What’s the next question? What haven’t we talked about? Why isn’t the wrong answer … more

Take away technology from kids? This mom says she won’t! // BLOG
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Hot button issue or not?  What do you think?  I side with the mom in the article below who listed 10 reasons why she was going to give handheld devices to her kids!!!! http://ow.ly/uCoAG This is an issue for parents and student ministers. Do we really think that we will impede the evolution of technology in culture? I keep reading … more