Category: covid-19

I used to buy into thinking that bigger was better. Bigger houses. Bigger cities. Bigger responsibilities. I used to think that. Yet overtime I’ve become disillusioned with big. It’s not that big is not bad, I’m disillusioned with our societies obsession with bigger. We need bigger stores. We need bigger theatres. We need bigger trucks and cars. We need bigger buildings. We need… we need… we need…. and I’m not sure why. Now here we are in covid-19 and we’re realizing big isn’t always better. We look at the situation…

Bible Reading Challenge covid-19 Culture Faith

Could you imagine a time when the printing press was invented and people said no to printing bibles or other materials? That conversation is unfathomable to us! Never printing bibles? No Christian books? No bible study material?  The idea of that is just beyond comprehension.  You see – the church couldn’t afford to ignore the printing press. Yet that conversation could have happened.  Maybe someone objected… “We don’t need to print bibles… the way we have the Bible read to us is just fine!”  or others could say “Why would…

covid-19 Culture Faith

We’re in a state where we social distance and social isolate and we are giving up all sorts of things leaving many many things behind. Gone are coffee shops, nights out on the town, soccer teams, hockey games, dance lessons, workouts at the gym and so much more. Now we’re in this space where our whole family is at home at night. All we have left is… each other. And technology… but we’ll get to that. We’re realizing what we left behind is not in fact activities and events, shops…

covid-19 Culture Faith