Making Jesus Accessible

  • Fame

    I’ve always heard that fame, fortune or females can cause a guy problems. Not sure it’s a fair thing to say, but I’ve often heard that. I do know that my main female (Chris) has not only NOT brought me down, but continually lifts me up….but hey, that’s not the thought I was going to share.

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  • Blind

    I feel like I’m blind at least half the time. I can’t see tomorrow or even the next minute. I haven’t been to most the places I go – metaphorically speaking. Faith is being sure of what you DON’T see…

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  • Fasting

    According to Isaiah in the 58th Chapter….Fasting and other spiritual disciplines (prayer, studying the scriptures) are good and bear much fruit in our lives and work. But there is another kind of “fast” that the Prophets talk about as well as Jesus.

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  • Gaza

    I’m reading three books at the same time (as usual). Two by Shane Claiborne and one by Rob Bell. They’re not for the faint of heart. Not sure I’d even recommend them they’re so radical. If you feel adventurous, they’re called “The Irresistible Revolution,” “Jesus for President”and “Jesus wants to Save Christians.” All pretty wild.

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  • Improved

    We don’t always get a second chance. Thankfully, this website is. It’s going to be all new in about two weeks. Really exciting stuff. A bunch of cool videos. Podcasts. Totally new look. A site dedicated to the book and to Muslims. And the main …

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  • Answers

    I wrote a few weeks ago about why we sometimes avoid talking about God. I listed several things that I thought hinder us. I want to focus much of my attention over the next weeks on how we CAN talk about Jesus with anyone in …

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  • Fear

    I’ve been surprised over the last weeks how much fear has been expressed by numerous friends about the possibility of Obama getting elected. Now he has been. What to do with all that lingering fear floating around? I’ve been dealing with this for years – …

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  • Reasons we avoid talking about God

    Why is it so hard to share with people that which is most precious to us – our faith? And why is it so easy to talk with about sports or the weather with almost anyone we meet? These questions have bothered me for years …

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  • Welcome to Good Thoughts

    Jesus himself was a master at that. He called his 12 closest friends to be with him on a mountain in Matthew chapter 5, but by the end of that talk, he had a huge crowd (look at the end of chapter 7). He was …

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