Is Christ real to me?

Christianity is a journey. There’s a beginning, and then a series of steps as we pursue a personal connection with God. Along the way, we encounter genuine questions, doubts, and concerns. While we may never have all our questions answered, we can and should remove any obstacles that make it difficult to embrace the message…

The Tie That Binds

The book Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst is a humorous children’s story about a boy named Alexander who has “one of those days.” Nothing, I mean nothing, goes right for him. From the time he pops out of bed in the morning, until he crawls back into…

Unfading Beauty

“God often waits until we’re out of ideas before He lets us know His plans. He competes for our hearts, not our attention.” – Love Does Reading these words and allowing them to sink into my core truly did a number on me. I am one of five children and growing up I would find…

You and Me (and Reality)

I’ve shared this with some people already. Namely those who have approached me or my wife upon seeing the recent “You & Me” episodes (which have been playing this series) and jokingly asking, “are you guys ok?” The short-short films are meant to illustrate a point in Marty’s messages, as well as stand together as…