Step in the Basin

In case you were wondering, I have not forgotten or abandon the “40 Days of Hope“. We are still blogging our way through the 40 day devotional from Max Lucado’s “3:16” book. I was just double posting so I decided to only post my thoughts (here). However there was a quote from today’s devotional that I just had to share. Day 25 is entitled “Step in the Basin” and talks about how Jesus washing the disciples feet was “just not right”. Knowing they wouldn’t be there at his darkest hour and when he needed them most, he still washed their … Continue reading Step in the Basin


Our “homework” this week in the Starting Point series is to reconcile with someone for which it is long overdue. Tell me again why we are doing Starting Point? I was the guy that told everyone when we launched this thing that they were to take the homework seriously. I’d sure like to take that statement back this week. When I read that assignment aloud, the truth is that someone came immediately to my mind. It’s now 3 days later and I have yet to make that call or send that email. Why is that so hard? Why, when we … Continue reading Forgiveness?