• A few years ago, I was on a motorcycle ride with a good friend, and as we got close to our destination, we saw a big sign that read, “Bridge Closed Ahead. Detour.” Being the non-conformists that we are, we rode around the sign, thinking the detour would be further down the road well past our destination. But it wasn’t. The road was...


  • A number of years ago I was talking with a woman in the church I served who was going through a painful divorce. She said she was angry with her husband, angry with herself, and angry with God. At that last point, she stopped and said, “But I know I shouldn’t express my anger to God. That’s just wrong.” I told the woman to...