Phat fourth-grader Theology

Zach enjoying a smore in our back yard

Zach enjoying a smore in our back yard

 “Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.” (Mark 10:15, NIV)

My son, Zach, is in fourth grade.  During the first week of school he brought home an assignment he had completed during school.  It was one of those get-to-know you things.

There were several sentences the teacher started that the kids had to finish however they wanted to.  I’ll bet she laughed a lot when she read them! Here’s some of what Zach had to say. The underlined parts are what he filled in: Continue reading


Offending God

Dream girl

(Photo credit: @Doug88888)

God isn’t offended by your biggest dreams or boldest prayers.  He is offended by anything less.  If your prayers aren’t impossible to you, they are insulting to God.  Why?  Because they don’t require divine intervention . . .

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