Book: Deep Work

A trusted friend recently recommended this book to me. So I’m paying it forward. If you want to excel in anything – business, the arts, sports, leadership, even ministry – then you need to embrace deep work. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World is compelling, thoughtful, and practical. It will challenge […]

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Bringing Sexy Back

We’re doing a new series at Crosspoint this week.  It’s about sex. I suspected that talking about sex would be a bit of a divisive thing.  Some people blush.  Others giggle with glee.  Some have even responded with disgust and anger.  There are many who applaud what we’re talking about.  Still, others are curious. Talking […]

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Truth Bombs from Afar

Okay, so here’s how the story goes. While I was in Turkey we stayed at this fantastic resort. One morning Karen and I went to the gym to work out, so I took off my two rings because soft metal rings and heavy weights don’t mix. You’ll scratch them or bend them. I put both rings […]

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Massaging Media

 This is a great addy for a new Nokia product, the Nokia N900.  The goal of the product is to bring the power of a personal computer to a mobile phone.  Different power, different platform, open source…  Check it out.   Don’t get me wrong.  I’m not here to try and sell you a cell phone […]

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Forgotten

  I’ve never been left behind before.  Have you? A few weeks ago a friend of mine pinned me to my chair as he shared an experience he had a number of years ago.  He was doing relief and development work in the Middle East.  Thousands upon thousands of people were forced to flee their homes, […]

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Holy Matrimony

 I’m sure many of you have seen this recent clip on YouTube: JK Wedding Dance.  For the record – I love it.  Absolutely love it.  Check it out.   Now, I’ve heard a bit of tsking about it, even witnessed some finger-wagging.  Some have said, “A wedding is supposed to be a holy event!”  My […]

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Trust Melts Masks

  You don’t know me. You might think you do, but you don’t.   You see, I work in the office next to you, go to your church, I serve on a team with you. Maybe I’ve been one of your friends for years.     You think you know me, but you don’t.   Sure […]

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