Rejecting the Greatest Generation

Here's a parody of an Amazon Echo commercial that's been going around lately: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YvT_gqs5ETk What makes this commercial funny?  Cause old people are weird, right?  They can't hear, they're not capable of understanding technology, and as this sketch makes clear,  they "don't know about that".  It's OK to laugh, but we shouldn't consume any media without … Continue reading Rejecting the Greatest Generation

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Grief is Not Supposed to Be

One of the things that I've had to do as a youth pastor over the last 13 years is talk students through grief and loss.  I'm not going to pretend that I'm some expert on this issue, especially because I don't think I do enough of a good job.  But I do know that one … Continue reading Grief is Not Supposed to Be

13 weeks in the book of Judges: God’s Mercy comes in Unexpected Ways

This is part 4.  You can find part 1 HERE, part 2 HERE, and part 3 HERE. God’s Mercy Comes in Unexpected Ways One of my favorite stories from the Old Testament is the story of Samson.  He was one of my favorite characters from my own times of learning about him through Vacation Bible … Continue reading 13 weeks in the book of Judges: God’s Mercy comes in Unexpected Ways