God Has Let Me Down. There. I Said It.

“People will let you down, but your Father God will never let you down.” At first, the idea wraps my soul in a warm blanket and I sink happily into its warm folds. Until I think about the two brothers I wrote about at work. The younger one has cerebral palsy,...

Lord Have Mercy

They say the storm was 2 miles across and stayed on the ground for 20 miles. They say it made a direct hit on two schools (full of children) and a hospital. They say that in one school, they aren’t doing search and rescue anymore. It’s search and recovery now. All I...

Rob Bell, Jesus, and Suffering

These words encouraged my heart this weekend. “And so when I talk about God, I’m talking about the Jesus who invites us to embrace our weakness and doubt and anger and whatever other pain and helplessness we’re carrying around, offering it up in all...