Independence Day!

Today has been named by our nation’s historic Declaration of Independence. On July 4, 1776, we declared that the thirteen American colonies were free of British rule. I’d say that …

Jen-Jen of the Spinning Plates

I thought maybe for this month’s blog it would be kinda cool to give you an inside scoop as to all that’s going on with my life and ministry. I’ll …

Riptide–Almost Died

Some of the most beautiful beaches in the world circle the continent of Australia like a gleaming, oblongish halo. Don’t be fooled. Those waters can be filled with dark, surging …

When Alison Became Nosila

I’ve felt for a while that I should say a few words about my daughter, whose current artist name is Nosila, changed from Alison Brook. Many of you have supported …

Making Peace in an Angry World

I don’t remember a time when either my nation or my church was so divided as now. Do you? Could it be that social media with its well-proven online disinhibition …