King Me by Christopher Mack

Scripture: Deuteronomy 17:14-20 King Me by Christopher Mack As a young kid who dabbled in checkers, I relished in getting to say to my opponent “King me.” It was the moment a predictable foot soldier became a powerful king. It could tilt the tide of a game dramatically. And though I was unaware of it, […]

Finding Your Story in God’s Story

We love a great story. Our hearts soar with each triumph and ache with each tragedy. We feel the story in our flesh and bones. The great stories invite us in. They show how we are part of the drama. What happens to the characters matters to us. In a sense we become members of […]

Any Questions?

Have you ever had a questions that nobody could answer or you felt was not answered well? Have you ever felt that you could not ask a question because you were fearful of people questioning who you are or what you believe? What about a question that was counter to the majority’s view and could […]

Encountering God in One Another

Most Americans are familiar with Martin Luther King’s landmark “I Have A Dream” message, delivered at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom on the 28th of August in 1963. Less familiar is a sermon he delivered nearly two years later at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta on the 4th of July in 1965 […]

One Direction and Baby Dolphins

Children are amazing creatures with abilities that many adults envy such as non-stop energy, good skin and minds that absorb and can recall about anything they have ever experienced or encountered. I have the opportunity to drop my kids off at school every day and the conversations are usually quite interesting and include many of […]