Just For Fun

Wow… obviously, this post is nothing but the product of a dare.

Last night our Student Ministry (a bunch of midwestern, predominately white teenagers) had an all out Hip Hop Night.

I thought this was hilarious, but honestly… there were some students with some skillz (80s reference notes) and I was impressed.

I was really feeling left out since I had to speak at the Reno County Fair, so, I made them this love note and they used it to kick off their Hip Hop Night 2008.

It’s amazing what you can do with a green screen, a really old CD, way too much time on your hands and complete disregard for your own self-respect.

Hope you enjoy. Continue reading “Just For Fun”

You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling

God is love.

That’s a statement most of us seem to take without much thought.  But, what does that mean?  It seems to stand in stark contrast to a God of judgment, justice and a world of evil.

Yet, straight from scripture we get these words:

And so we know and rely on the love God has for us.  God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in him. (The Holy Bible  : New International Version. 1996, c1984 (1 Jn 4:16). Grand Rapids: Zondervan.)

I must admit, it all does seem a bit confusing.  If God is love and I am even remotely tight with Him, then what’s the deal!  Because I am not feeling the love. Continue reading “You’ve Lost That Loving Feeling”