Creation in Praise

Moon at my window—Oh, so bright!—like the light of an angel. You are guard of the night, watching and protecting all who sleep, there to let the animals see. Sun on my face, fiery Chariot of Day! When you arrive, colors leap to life and the darkness hides. You make the world beautiful and take […]

The ‘Mike’: Update

Hello Readers. As you’ve noticed, I’ve not posted in a while and it’s due to new work, a long-awaited answer to prayer as some of you know. Yet there are trade-offs and one of them is less time doing what I absolutely enjoy: writing. Just know that I have not abandoned The ‘Mike’. I still […]

Q&A: Pegging God

Upon walking out of Walmart, I saw a small BMW tattooed like the car in the photo here. It’s fairly easy to learn more than you care to know about eager bumper sticker-ers and their views. One tat caught my eye. It read “God is too big for one religion.” Of course, that came at me […]

Q&A: Spiritual Essentials

All that goes into making a healthy and vibrant spiritual life is inexpressible, especially considering God’s agency in it all. Yet there are plausible essentials, as there are essentials that have made your faith what it is today. If you had to suggest one spiritual essential to a new convert, what would it be and […]