Friday Stream of Consciousness – 139

Here’s what’s on my mind this morning: I’m going to be launching a podcast in a couple of weeks. It will be short (15 minutes or so in length), and aimed at providing practical ministry advice of all kinds. I hope you’ll find it helpful. The Pope is in town. In my lifetime, Papal visits […]

Friday Stream of Consciousness – 138

Featuring Jack + Eliza, Planned Parenthood, & College Students

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Here’s what’s on my mind this morning: It’s Finals Day for the Christianity and Culture class I’m teaching at Pepperdine. Going to class of any kind in July from 11:30 – 1:45 every day is likely to feel a bit like a sentence or Traffic School at times. My hope is that somewhere along the […]

Me Stuck with Me

The odd medicine of solitude


I took a vacation. It wasn’t much of one. Only 48 hours or so. I had to take a couple of calls during that time (a pastorcation). But, I took one. Just me. My family is scattered abroad for another several days, and I had planned to spend the time with them. But, they weren’t […]