Footballs and Hand Grenades

If you’ve ever had the opportunity to speak to a missionary, or have been on a mission trip yourself, there is one very consistent by-product of doing God’s work.  Without exception, upon returning to the United States, every missionary is forever changed by what they saw and what they experienced.  God leaves His indelible mark, […]

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WHAT’S YOUR STORY?

You know the older I get, the stranger my memory about my younger years gets.  Now that I am in my late-40’s, much of my youth is in small bandwidth recollections.  No feature length memories from my pre-teen years exist in my mind.  And some of what I remember seems, well, sort of random. Take […]

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SUPERFICIAL

A young man walks into the law offices of Joe Miller, a small time attorney in the city of Philadelphia.  Miller appears to be more like a shyster than an actual lawyer, and this young man, Andrew Beckett, had seen Miller’s cheesy TV commercial and is there for urgent legal help. It’s the mid-1980’s, and […]

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Playing the Victim

You know, when you drop an egg on the kitchen floor, it always breaks?  And if you ignore that stupid little gas-pump-shaped light on your dashboard, the car will eventually run out of gas?  100% of the time.  And, almost without fail, if you walk up to a really big dude and call him a […]

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