Kingdom Imagination

Philly has the reputation of being a bit gritty and grimy, but I must ask the question, what would it look like in my community if God’s Kingdom dwelt in fullness?  How would it look if all my neighbors subjected their lives under the Lordship of Jesus Christ?  What visual picture in my mind wouldContinue reading “Kingdom Imagination”

Blogging from my HTC Touch Pro as I wait…

I am sitting at the auto shop, and we have watched the same CNN news play over and over again. If it replays through the same news one more time, my head might explode. Who would of thought that it would be a long wait just to get my oil changed and get a lightContinue reading “Blogging from my HTC Touch Pro as I wait…”

Freestyle

Take a moment and check out this freestyle battle… I got nothing against classical and professional dance… however there is just something real dope about freestyle. The improvisation and creativity expressed in the moment through hip hop is fresh and authentic. It’s not about perfectly recreating and duplicating someone else’s moves, no.. its about youContinue reading “Freestyle”

King and Obama

I wonder what King’s legacy and significance is in the midst of “the age of Obama”. In 2009, how do we interpret his words, his courage, his life. It is 40 years since King truly and fully became “Free At Last” leaving this broken world behind. And so as the next generations emerge, we mustContinue reading “King and Obama”

Getting into the Rhythm

I have been trying to get back into the Rhythm of Philadelphia. As a city, Philly is culturally different than Harrisburg, so moving back means readjustment and relearning. Cities each have their own unique organic qualities about them. Where are the people, where do they gather, what is unique about the language, food, styles, andContinue reading “Getting into the Rhythm”