Who Came Up With All of This Sex Talk?

[This follows up on the last two posts – “Fire and Duct Tape and Sex” and “The Collateral Damage of Sex”]

Until this week, I had never used the tag “sex” for a post in the several years that I have been (sporadically) blogging.

Why now?

Why do I feel compelled to dig into such a touchy, controversial subject right now?

Why talk about this issue when the things I have to say are less popular than they have ever been? Continue reading Who Came Up With All of This Sex Talk?

He Asked the Right Question

Tonight yet another great kid that calls me dad will celebrate his high school graduation. I’ve written before about my son with Too Many Hats, but today he closes a door with a clear direction for the next step.

He still has many interests. Like his dad, he is pretty good at several things and, also like his dad, he’s not always focused on any one of those things. But he doesn’t have to know the whole path for his life. In fact, that’s not at all the way God lays out His plans for us. We could not possibly swallow it if He tried to reveal it to us. His plans are too big for that.

I’m convinced that, as long as we are fixated upon our own plans for our lives, we will never find the much greater, much more significant and meaningful plans that God has for us.

Continue reading He Asked the Right Question