We all get a little lost sometimes. Erin sent me to Ikea to buy a box of utensils once. Hours later (and my 15th trip past the lighting section) Ikea staff approached me and asked if I was doing ok? I responded “I will purchase whatever I have to if you’ll only tell me how to find the exit!” I was a little lost. … Continue reading Lost 4. Come Home.
Our relationships are like teeter totters. Up and down. Up and down. Give and receive. Give and receive. Give and take. Give and take.. You can’t only be a taker in a relationship. You know that and I know that. Sooner or later that relationship will break down. You also can’t just give either. Relationships are a two way street. Sooner or later you’ll … Continue reading Lost 3. God’s No Fun.
If you didn’t grow up in church, I’m going to give you another reason to think church people are crazy… Not only did I grow up in church, but I attended a Christian school for most of my childhood. It sure seemed like we had a lot of rules; sometimes it felt like there were rules for rules. Now I get that you have to … Continue reading Lost 2. Everything Was Sin…
I was born in 1975. Generation X. Most of the church kids I grew up with don’t attend church these days. How was it that no one saw this coming? I can’t say that it was a huge surprise to me. Not that I’m smarter than anyone else, or anyone, for that matter, but it didn’t take a genius to see it coming down … Continue reading Lost 1. Why My Generation Left Church.