You can have a mystical experience but what does it do to you? Does it make you a better person? Does it make you fight against War? Does it make you work for justice? Mysticism isn’t just about this private information, it isn’t just about sitting around in Navel-gazing and just doing private spirituality; it should always take you out into the world, if it doesn’t you have to really question whether it was a genuine encounter with God
We are in a media saturated generation.. so being able to get the message and this view of Jesus in front of people is a big ask
“so I pull into the parking lot and I hear what I think is the voice of God, the Holy Spirit; and what I hear is: give her your shoes”
In the entertainment world we can get so saturated with all of the grandeur of CGI but we’re really missing the core element of what speaks to a human souls and that is the story and Lewis was a master at that
Do your volunteers know that they are important and do they know the vision of the Church?
Faith based media is misunderstood whether you are a believer or don’t know anything about God. But also the road to what we call success is misunderstood. Mani Sandoval
Christians are now seen as people who are a political movement more than the movement about Jesus, that’s a pretty sad situation for the Church – Keith Simon
Each of us are given 70-80 years on this earth on average but our life is shaped by 20 to 30 individual minutes which I call hinge moments, that shape the direction for the rest of your life.
I went real deep into that world , it affected my career, it affected my first marriage I was very ashamed, I very much experienced the destructive nature of pornography