Cross-posted on the Grace Church Website — Jesus Wants a Bride, Not a Maid Pastor Clark said something at church I have heard in various forms over the years but appreciated his direct and succinct way of putting it: Jesus did not die on the cross to make your life more complicated. … Jesus wants a Bride, not a maid. … Read More
In 2005 when I was in counseling for PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) my counselor was not a Christian. How I ended up in his office is an amazing story that I can share another time but his expertise was in helping trauma victims. And while he was not a Christian, he respected my faith and beliefs. He allowed me … Read More
“Trinity” took me over 50 hours to draw and has always been one of my all time favorites. I sold it back around 2005 I think … maybe ’06 or ’07. I may not remember the date but I remember the lady who bought it and that “moment” clearly. I was happy to have sold it but sad to see … Read More
It was 1986. Somehow I ended up with a group of guys at school sanding down an old short school bus two of them (brothers) had gotten as a Spring Break present from their Dad. We gutted the thing, painted it black, and I painted, “Party Barge” on the sides. I also painted “Party Barge” on the little flip out … Read More
3:30 AM Snapshots and God’s Love
It was a summer night in 1986, 3:30ish in the morning. The bars had just closed, I was buzzed and sitting quietly in the back seat as my friend Rick was giving Kevin ( in the passenger seat and not his real name) and I a ride to our respective homes. Rick’s partner Gary was in the back seat with me. He was quiet too.