Wasteland Kings

Archive: January 2016

One of my pastors says living with one foot in the church and one in the world is the opposite of fun. When he says church, he means the body of believers who follow after Christ; not the building. This is an important distinction because many people just show up to the building and don’t experience the fruits of a faithful life. They miss out on the awesome fellowship of spending time with other believers, the benefits of accountability, and…

I once experienced an impactful incident which involved a girlfriend and a Starbucks order. In the courtship phase of this relationship, I would bring coffee to said girl when we met at church. It was my ‘subtle’ way of expressing interest in her. When I asked her what she wanted from Starbucks, she’d always give me a simple order. I assumed she didn’t want to ask for something too expensive and didn’t think twice about it. Her order stayed the…

For many, the beginning of a new year is about change and resolutions. I encourage you to pursue more than resolutions though. It’s possible to alter our behavior and not experience the healing and satisfaction our hearts desire. We must seek the face of our Father to find such things. We must open our hearts to the love He has for us. And finally we must accept His invitation to the greatest of adventures; a faithful life. As you might…