Doing something a little different on the blog today in support of my friends Justin and Trisha and the book they co-wrote together. The book is called Beyond Ordinary: When a Good Marriage Just Isn’t Good Enough, and it makes for a funny, compelling, and thought-provoking read. You want drama? It has drama. Justin had an […]
Believe it or not, I took these pictures within a minute of each other this past week. In the first one I’m standing at the mailbox facing the tree in the NE direction. In the second I’m standing near the tree facing the mailbox in the SW direction.
You guys know I rarely do this on my blog, but because tomorrow is World Give Day I’m asking you all to hear the story of some dear friends of ours, Jon and Lauren Giunta. Here’s their story in Lauren’s own words, please take 3 minutes to read it: ———————————— We have 3 beautiful girls. […]
Today’s guest post is from my friend Jeff Goins. He lives in Nashville and recently had the chance to hear Rob Bell speak. He did not rush the stage to hug him or give him a purple nurple. Here’s his guest post. — I saw Christian pastor Rob Bell speak at Belmont University on his […]
This is a guest post from my friend Cole Schneider. Cole is a fan of the Orlando Magic, but let’s all promise not to hold that against him, okay? ——————– Jesus and the Zombie-Pirates Once upon a time, Jesus said the following to a bunch of people: “If your right eye causes you to sin, […]
Plenty of athletes thank God after a good performance, but it’s usually in a vague way that doesn’t say “Thank you God for the skills, talents, and opportunity to play this game”. It’s more like, “We won, so I better acknowledge God.” Then there was Steve Johnson of the Buffalo Bills this week, who after […]
We got to our beach house last Saturday around 3pm, and sometime between then and dinner I tried to jump online with my work laptop (a PC) to check my email. INSTANT. FAIL.
93% of you come to this site to laugh, and for that I am so humbled and thankful. Making people laugh has always been one of my favorite things in the world. I understand, however, why I don’t get booked for many speaking gigs. If I’m “the funny guy”, then why else would you bring […]
Mel Gibson is absolutely nuts. That’s the conclusion I came to after listening to the recorded phone calls of him acting like a monster while talking to the mother of one of his kids, Oksana Russianlastname. If you haven’t heard the recordings, I’m not so sure you should go out of your way to find […]
When i saw this video at church on Sunday I KNEW it was going to be what I blogged about today. But then Jon Acuff posted it on SCL. And a few days later Matthew Paul Turner posted it too. I thought, “maybe I’m not supposed to post it after all.” Not to mention the […]