Monthly Archive: June 2009

Reasons I Hate Jet Lag

Reasons I Hate Jet Lag

Yes, I promised that I would begin posting today about the great Greece adventure, and yes I know posts normally pop up by 7 AM, but I’m not feelin’ it, and here’s why… For...

Greece Week Begins…Tomorrow

Greece Week Begins…Tomorrow

I’ve spent the last ten…no…eleven days getting to Athens, Greece, working with 600 church planters and a team from the Summit, and now I’m typing this on my phone while standing in line at...

…Well, This Is Just Stupid

…Well, This Is Just Stupid

I saw this sign the other day and immediately realized that something was horribly, horribly wrong with our world: Who would need to borrow a penguin?  And what would you use for collateral?  ...

My Brush With Death

My Brush With Death

A couple of weeks ago Merriem and I were on a hot date (translated: running errands to pick up stuff at Target).  We were going to make a quick stop at the Hot Date...

Yet Another Reason To Go To Church

Yet Another Reason To Go To Church

From NYPost.com: A New York city teen came face-to-fang with a 3-foot boa constrictor Sunday that slithered uninvited into the youngster’s home — a jarring confrontation that had the whole family in a panic....

Jon Minus Kate = Not Too L8

Jon Minus Kate = Not Too L8

As you’ve heard by now, the tabloids’ latest earth-shattering news is the divorce of reality show stars Jon & Kate Gosselin.  I’ve become a fan of their show mainly through my wife, who digs...

Perhaps You Didn’t Hear Me…

Perhaps You Didn’t Hear Me…

The World Wide Interweb is a funny thing.  Because it greatly reduces face-to-face interaction, it’s hard to tell if someone is happy or sad, being serious or sarcastic, mildly anxious or standing on the...

I Need Your Help!

I Need Your Help!

Okay, blog readers, it’s time to step up to the microphone. Or the comment box.  Sorry, my middle kid has been listening to a lot of Newsboys lately and I’m having flashbacks. I’m working...