December brings the season of excitement!  If you aren’t careful it can quickly become overwhelming busyness…but I’m so grateful for the perspective of enjoying the excitement!  The season of Advent is meant to be a time of preparing for the coming King.  In the Strange house, we made the mostContinue Reading

  Leadership Pain by Dr. Samuel R. Chand was recommended to me by my pastor along with a few other books that he had been reading.  Powerful read as Chand describes leadership pain as “the classroom for growth”.  Isn’t that true?  If you want to get stronger, you have toContinue Reading

  Generation Z Goes to College by Corey Seemiller and Meghan Grace is a excellent glimpse into what matters first for the folks born roughly 1995-2010 (currently 7-22 years old).  I’m particular interested in this information as I am more convinced than ever that God has called me to serve highContinue Reading

“Grace is scandalous.  Sometimes it’s terribly offensive to our sensibilities.” Scott Sauls, befriend .  This quote alone made the cost of this book totally worth every penny.  Gamechanger for sure!  This book is an excellent read even if you choose to just sit down and read it straight through.  It’sContinue Reading

    This book review is a real conundrum.  I should be shouting from the rooftops…”Put down your phone!” “Close the tabs on your laptop” “Have a real conversation with a human!”  But…you might not recognize your need for that unless you read this review and hopefully the whole book.Continue Reading