God as the Leader Who Defines Reality
“The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between the two, the leader must become a servant and a debtor. That sums up the progress of an artful leader.”Read Post
All that Good Stuff
Historically, Christians have had a tendency to neglect the basic goodness of stuff.Read Post
That’s Pretty Good!
Several times throughout Genesis 1 God saw the goodness of his creation.Read Post
Hearing the Voice of God in Jesus
According to John 1:1-3, the voice of God in creation was something more than simply God speaking.Read Post
Even More Powerful Than E. F. Hutton
By speaking, God actually creates.Read Post
God the Worker
Given how familiar I am with the creation narrative in Genesis 1, I find it hard to step back and see it with fresh eyes.Read Post
You Have Resurrection Power
The same God who created all things has the power to bring to life one who is truly dead.Read Post
So You Think You Have Power?
I’m not convinced denying our power is the best path to genuine humility. A better way forward emerges from Genesis 1.Read Post
Will Creativity Empower Me to Be the Master of My Own Universe?
I would suggest that our creativity will be enhanced the more we recognize God’s unparalleled creativity and live in relationship with our unique Creator.Read Post
The Astonishing Creativity of God
The vast panoply of Heaven was so vivid, so bright, and so textured that it seemed as if it were just beyond the reach of my hand.Read Post
The Curious Meaning of “God”
The very first verse of Genesis introduces us to God. The word “God,” which serves here almost as God’s name, raises some interesting questions.Read Post
The Story of God
Sometimes great stories introduce the protagonist in the very first paragraph.Read Post