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Bring on the Carmel (Hold the Chocolate)


Ok, so the title is probably a bit misleading. This post has nothing to do with candy. Is it about Carmel though... Mount Carmel. You probably know the story... how Elijah challenged the prophets of … [Read more]

When Dream Houses Implode


Sometimes, it feels like God thinks my life is one big joke, as if I am but a doll in his drama filled dollhouse. I can see Him sitting up there with his two buddies, Jesus and H.G…. “Hey guys, watch … [Read more]

Of Tests and Wrestlings


“He said, ‘Take your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I shall tell you.’… So Abraham rose … [Read more]

God Became Vulnerable by Love


Two days had passed, two long days, since Lazarus’s servant stumbled to Jesus’ feet and panted, “Laz…a…rus… is very… sick… Rabi. P…please come… so that you might… heal him…. We fear… he won’t make… it … [Read more]

What Hurts the Most


As we entered the sanctuary of the church for Peter's funeral, I scanned the faces of the crowd. I saw a few familiar friends, but a lot of them I did not know, and it struck me just how many people's … [Read more]

If I had known…


It’s been two weeks and two days since I lost my brother, but the words still echo through my head everyday like the taunting rhythm of an oncoming train… “Peter didn’t make it. He’s dead.” He's … [Read more]