Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Is This Thing On? pt. 1

So uhh, I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but your friendly neighborhood Skeppy B. hasn’t been posting lately. Without going into too many boring details, let’s just say that life entered quite a long ‘storm season’ soon after Easter. There’s been all kinds of stress going on in every area of life, leaving me with precious little spiritual energy or willpower to devote to the blog.

I’ve always loved Jesus’ teaching of the wise and foolish builders. You know the story—two guys are each getting ready to build their new house. The first guy builds his house on bedrock; the other guy builds his house on sand. I always imagined that 2nd guy being really excited about the awesome beachfront property he got for a steal.

Anyway, as soon as the men get their houses built, the mother of all storms hits. And I’m sure most of you have had your attention called to this fact:

The storm fell upon both men.