There are places that I love: Zagreb, Kentucky, New Mexico.  If I had to pick a place that I think is closest to heaven, it would be Istria or Jackson WY. But for me, the word "home" always evokes central and north Texas.  Dallas in particular, but really anything from Austin north to the Oklahoma … Continue reading Home

Three Books

If I could pick three books that every serious Christian would read and own for repeated reference, they would be: N.T. Wright's Surprised by Hope. Can't we please leave behind all the Left Behind garbage?  That isn't what Paul, Peter, John, Jesus, etc., meant.  What is the Christian's true hope?  How do we live it … Continue reading Three Books