What does it really mean to follow Jesus? Luke 14:25-35

Just as the military recruiter had a wonderful offer for me, to be a chaplain, Jesus has an offer for you: Are you interested in being his disciple?  And just as I had to consider how becoming a military chaplain would affect my family and my church, Jesus says that before becoming his disciple, weContinue reading “What does it really mean to follow Jesus? Luke 14:25-35”

That time a military recruiter called me with an amazing proposal

A couple years ago, I got one of those out-of-the blue calls that sounded legit, but also made me very suspicious.  It was from a military recruiter, the Army Reserves to be precise. At the time I was 39 years old.  Not quite the age anymore to be considered for military service.  He explained thatContinue reading “That time a military recruiter called me with an amazing proposal”