On Being Cool

I am not cool.  If you doubt that assessment, feel free to ask my kids or anyone who knew me in high school, you will get a unanimous response, “He has never been cool.”  Over the past few weeks some of the big name, “cool pastors,” have come...

Being Remark-able

The talk above is from one of my favorite authors, Seth Godin (a fellow Western New Yorker too) talks at TED about being remarkable.  This idea that you are doing something that isn’t just “cool,” or “neat,” but is worthy of people making...

Saturday Book Recommendation

I tend not to use the phrase “Christian,” all that much…it is not a phrase I use to describe myself, or our church.  For many people who are not connected with God, the word “Christian” stiir up some pretty vivid images, as well as some...