The Guy Fawkes Mask

“Remember, remember the 5th of November,  The gunpowder treason and plot” That quote was going through my head as I scanned the crowd at youth convention and one person in particular caught my eye. He was wearing a Guy Fawkes (pronounced … Continued

Back in ‘Nam

The first three hours flew by. (Literally.) It was hour 14, 15 and 16 that got to me.  By that point, sleep was not going to happen.  My neck hurt.  My back hurt.  I was starting to go a little … Continued

Circles, Brackets, & Underlines

I google searched ‘What is the point of a blog?’ and got this answer: “The purpose of writing blogs could be promotion of a product or service, awareness about social issues, information sharing about any subject or purely passion for … Continued

Perspective

Here’s the challenge. Are you ready for it? Your challenge is to make one word by rearranging these letters: NEW DOOR     (Good luck.)   Recently I have gotten into logic puzzles and card tricks.  I love trying to … Continued

TWENTY6

There are certain bible verses that I read, and I end up scratching my head thinking “…huh?” I don’t understand why you would include that in the canon of scripture.  Sometimes I read a verse and think “well duh!”   Often times … Continued

Constant Proof

A·pol·o·get·ics Definition: reasoned arguments or writings in justification of something, typically a theory or religious doctrine. Origin: 1640s, “vindicatory, containing a defense,” from French apologétique, from Latin apologeticus, from Greek apologetikos “defensible,” from apologeisthai “speak in one’s defense,” from apologos … Continued

I got my boarding pass

I remember when I was in college and I was trying to fly back home for Christmas.  I got to the airport in plenty of time. I got through the security line and made my way through the terminal.  My … Continued

Mountaintops

During this last weekend in October, individuals from Catalyst – the youth ministry at Harvestime Church – journeyed to La Crosse for the annual Youth Convention.   What is youth convention? I am glad you asked.  Let me show you … Continued

Promises

 Your Promises, by Elevation Worship. This is one of my favorite songs. I love the lyrics. Doesn’t matter what I feel Doesn’t matter what I see My hope will always be In Your promises to me These lyrics help to … Continued