Give God the wow

Give God the wow

When God paints a ripping sunset, I’ve been known to stop my car, step out, and give him a round of applause. Sometimes you have to snap your own rhythm to tap back into the life that now runs parallel to your heart instead of inside it. … I pray. A lot....
Worship IS a performance.

Worship IS a performance.

You’ve heard the opposite sentiment mentioned. Muttered, probably. Or spouted, more likely, as a platitude formed into a knife-edged critique. At a vocalist, a guitarist, a worship band, most likely: “Worship should not be a performance.” Hummph....

God is with us. And…

Yesterday was a brutal migraine day. My wife, Shauna, tells me I wasn’t alone—she bumped into a number of Calgarians also dancing with doozies yesterday. Mine was a particularly nasty creature. Normally, if possible, I retreat when the hammers start pounding—but...

Christian devil worship

You know what? A lot of Christians worship the devil. No, really. Worship means ascribing greatness to someone or something, and we ascribe far too much greatness to Satan. In fact, the way some people talk, I can tell their devil is far bigger than their God....