Tag Archives: Christianity

Evangeline out & back again

Sometimes when you stop looking for love it finds you.  The same goes for evangelism.  I kind of threw in the towel.  Then later in just being real and presenting an opportunity for sharing and dialogue I saw God working. … Continue reading

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Provisions

I don’t believe it’s coincidence.  My very social child is grieving the first deep loss of her seven-year life. No one has died but her classmate friend and neighbor since age four is moving away. Meanwhile, a first grade girl … Continue reading

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Fez

We’ll take separate cars. I’ll meet you there. We’ll be the only ones on a pre-work morning date. Your brew born of some artisan drip (“We probably need a new laptop”), mine Italianly pressed and milked (“Let’s go to Fez … Continue reading

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The bread & the cup

Last Friday I got an e-mail from church complete with a bobble-headed caricature of my pastor standing professor-style next to a blackboard with a pointer stick.  He reminded us that we were studying the vine and branches text and to … Continue reading

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Help Finds Evangeline

After my summer evangelism class finished the leader of the group sent an e-mail asking if I wanted some tracts to give to people.  I surprised myself by saying yes, please send them.  They were red, white and blue and … Continue reading

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Leonard Lesson

“If the stars were all unpinned / And a cold and bitter wind / Swallowed up the world / Without a trace / Well that’s where I would be / What my life would seem to me / If I … Continue reading

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Evangeline Kicks Against the Goads

“Go therefore and make disciples” –Jesus Christ   “Evangelize or fossilize”  –Greg Laurie In his memoir Woody Allen writes that 99% of life is just showing up. That basically sums up my approach to evangelism until recently.  In a previous post … Continue reading

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