With Malice Toward None

There are few statements that are as brilliant and beautiful as this one. Every word counts. Every word has meaning. Together they create something far greater than the sum of the parts. It finally fell upon Abraham Lincoln to put an end to this evil, even though the cost was extraordinary. In his second inaugural […]

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See You at the Pole

On Wednesday morning, all across the United States, high school students will be gathering for one simple thing: to pray. To pray for our nation. To pray for their schools. To pray for their friends.  At some schools, great crowds of teens gather. At other schools, it may be just a few.  See You at […]

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Fire!

  Pascal (pictured here) was a famous mathematician, scientist, and philosopher when he converted to the Christian faith. He had a profound conversion experience. So powerful, that he recorded a few brief words and sewed them into a secret pocket in his jacket to carry them close to his heart – always. He began with […]

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One Early Morning …

My heart was strongly encouraged by this thought from an unknown author: All of the darkest, saddest, most terrible nights our world has ever known are counterbalanced by ONE EARLY MORNING in Israel when holy angels rolled the stone away from an empty tomb and proclaimed, He is risen! He is risen, and if you […]

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Worth Thinking About …

God had one son on earth without sin, but never one without suffering. -Augustine That’s it! It is my story and my journey, as it is yours. Making sense of suffering. Finding hope in the hard times. Just worth thinking through. May you have strength for today and bright hope for tomorrow, Pastor Brian

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