Monthly Archives: August 2015

Childhood Dreams

Ok, maybe you will think I am a nut case. When I was a younger person, I used to think about what I wanted to be when I became an adult. In my teen years, I used to spend a … Continue reading

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“How We Live our Days…”

Pastor Chan quotes the famous writer Annie Dillard in Chapter 10. “How we live our days …is how we live our lives.” So much of Crazy Love has been about awareness. Awareness of our days. I have a son and … Continue reading

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Hold On…

How do you feel when you have a “bad” day? A bad week? A bad year? I believe I have been blessed in my life. Of course I have a bad day every once in a while but there have … Continue reading

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Purpose

As we near the end of Crazy Love, I have wondered about the emotional journey that Pastor Francis Chan has taken us on as we have gone through his book. I watched his Chapter 10 video and I have read … Continue reading

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Crazy Love Chapter 10 “The Crux of the Matter”

Today, please watch the video and reflect on what Pastor Chan has said to us about living the Christian life. He has sincere hopes for us. Don’t grumble about your church.  Don’t grumble about your life.  Ask the question what … Continue reading

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Don’t Tell Our God How to Guide You

As we work though Chapter 9, I have posted thoughts on decision-making and how God can help us in this process. In fact the last post was on three ways that God guide us through decision-making. I ended the last … Continue reading

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Ok, What’s Next?

One thing that I have noticed about living this life here on earth. I bet you have noticed it too. Nothing stays the same. Some folks try to keep things the same but you can’t do it. Life is about … Continue reading

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The Goal of Christian Living: Ancora Imparo

Sanctification… I have written about it before but in light of Chapter 9, I feel compelled to write about it again. I am going to ask you point blank. What are you doing to grow in your faith? Growing in … Continue reading

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Who Really Lives that Way?

Chapter 9 is unusual. Pastor Chan lists 14 examples of God- following people. When I say “God- following” I mean people who have sacrificed for our Lord and Savior. I mean people who have developed a lifestyle of living with … Continue reading

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Insane Things for the Lord

I hope you watched the video. It is representative of Chapter 9 in Crazy Love. Doing insane things for the Lord. Why are they insane? Because they are acts of faith. They stretch people beyond where they want to go. … Continue reading

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