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Enjoying The Ride Of Life

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I think one of the bonuses to living in Southern California is our proximity to Disneyland.  Now I realize not everyone feels the same way, but our family loves it.  We have been fortunate enough to have annual passes for a few years.  One of the years we had passes our kids were small, so every time we went, we rode every ride in Fantasyland and Toontown.  Those 45-minute waits for the Dumbo ride about killed me!  When our kids were older we were able to get annual passes again and I was determined to say goodbye to Fantasyland.  I couldn’t wait to introduce them to the “big kid” roller coasters.  

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Confessions of a Worship Pastor:
The Time I Got Yelled At

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A number of years back scientists found what they said was another planet beyond Pluto; ironically, neither of these orbiting bodies are planets anymore.  However, back then they were both planets.  I remember being so amazed at our Creator.  There’s so much that we don’t know about our universe, yet God knows it all.

One Sunday I was leading my community in worship and began to encourage them that God is so much bigger than we know, using this example.  Before I could get all the words out I was cut off by someone in our congregation.  He said, “STOP IT!  STOP IT! We’re trying to worship God and you’re talking to us about a planet.”  Mind you, he cut me off before I could get to the punchline. 

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