Making the most of the wait.

Not weight.  Wait. Lord knows there’s plenty I could do with that. But I digress. It’s been a very interesting couple of years. Lots of ups, lots of downs and lots of in-betweens. I must admit that processing through the gamut of emotions attached to such...

Lights. Camera. Action!

I love theatre – the lights, the stage, the music, the costumes – all of it. I loved the rush of remembering lines, songs, and marks. For a period of time back in the late 90’s, early 2000’s I had the opportunity to perform in our local...

The Formula For Community

What is the formula for a great community? Is it easily accessible? Does it really work? What does community look like? Community is important to me.  Over the course of my life I have experienced varying levels of community.  Sometimes the pendulum swung left and I...

Relationships | The Three Things I Want

We’ve been here in Waynesville a year now. I can’t even believe it but it’s true.  Spending time forming new friendships, meeting people, and inviting complete strangers to dinner has given me to time to really reflect on love, on relationships, on...

How to have healthy relationships

Before we meet Jesus and accept Him as Lord and repent of our sins, we are really broken people.  After we meet Jesus, we are still really broken people, except that we have Someone in our corner who’s never gonna leave us but will also never let us stay where...

Healing Life’s Hurts

About 12 years ago I started a very long, but very fruitful journey.  At the time I thought I was just experiencing a bit of growth in my Christian walk.  You know, one of those, “Oh, so I need to do this in order to be free from that” kind of moments.  It...