Fourteen years ago, Pixar released The Incredibles, a film about a superhero family. After a huge delay, Incredibles 2 will be released on June 14th of this year. In anticipation of this event, my family and I rewatched The Incredibles last week. I was struck again by an interesting message of finding peace in utilizing… Continue reading Incredibly You: Learning About Gifting and Unity from The Incredibles
Redeeming Eustace: Thoughts from Lewis’s The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Nothing brings truth home like a good story. This is why pastors are always looking for that great illustration. It’s also why we can remember pivotal moments from great books for many years. This is true for me with C.S. Lewis’s The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, one of the books in the Chronicles of Narnia series.
The Personal Point
One question that constantly repeats through my mind is "what’s the point?" This question helps me evaluate things in my life and whether it is needed. As a teacher, I ask this to increase the effectiveness of my lesson plans. The more extraneous things I remove from my lesson, the better it becomes. This also… Continue reading The Personal Point