Staying Faithful When You’re Doubting Everything…

Note: This piece was co-authored with my good friend Belle Alvarez, a fellow Philly artist who’s been sharing the journey with me since our college days. Check out Belle’s work at bellealvarez.com!   You never quite know where a coffee conversation can take you. A few years back, Belle and I met at the Barnes and … Continue reading Staying Faithful When You’re Doubting Everything…

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The “Secret” to Success that You May Not Hear in Church…

The Beatles in their younger years

Thanks to messages from pastors such as Joseph Prince, we’ve heard this message a million times: “Christians should be the most skilled, talented, successful people on the planet”. But I’ve objectively started paying attention to successful people, and have come to a shocking conclusion: most of the rich, talented, resourceful people in the world are not … Continue reading The “Secret” to Success that You May Not Hear in Church…

What an Andy Griffith Movie Taught me About Church…

There was only one class that I can think of that I abhorred during my time in university: Media and Society.  And this was not because the tests were hard, or the professor was irritating (though I did initially believe this), or even because they docked me a letter grade for apparently being absent when … Continue reading What an Andy Griffith Movie Taught me About Church…

What a Charismatic Mennonite Learned in Theater School…

They make glorious shipwreck who are lost in seeking worlds. -G.E. Lessing You may have noticed this is my first post in a year.  This is because I suddenly had a problem with the name of my site.  Or rather, it had a problem with me.  It's not that I didn't have things to write about; it's … Continue reading What a Charismatic Mennonite Learned in Theater School…