What Christians are Not

6 years ago I sat at Wahoos Fish Taco with a co-worker who wanted nothing to do with God.  He respected my belief, but wasn’t shy about challenging it either.  I liked this about him.  He was refreshing.  The snippit of our conversation that day that I...
Brown, Flaky & Beautiful

Brown, Flaky & Beautiful

I just got back from walking around my parents’ neighborhood pond in the south Chicago suburbs.  My son was squeaking the way he does at a baby gosling while I surveyed the dead reeds and grasses.  I’m really drawn to “dead” nature.  Almost...
Who is it all for?

Who is it all for?

Finding the right therapist is real tricky.  Humans willing to take your money to speak words and encourage you to speak back are a dime a dozen.  But a human who sees you, understands you, and isn’t afraid to put you right in you place with an occasional and...
Ennea-What?

Ennea-What?

Until recently, I thought I had come to a place of really truly understanding myself.  I would have claimed a sufficient amount of self confidence, self awareness in times of trial, ability to cope effectively with twists and turns….I  was in a good place...