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Today I Mourn

| Andy Mason

I don’t do mourning. I’m an optimist. Some would say overly optimistic. Add visionary to that mix and you have a great recipe for someone who is always thinking of what’s next… and never present in ‘right now.’ That’s something I’m working on. My ‘goto’ for pain or sadness is to immediately see the good…

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Evacuations, Ice Cream & Pure Love

| Andy Mason

What could a crisis, an evacuation and ice cream have to do with love? This article is by Graham Coyle, an educator from the UK who happened to be with my family during the craziness of the last two weeks: The Carr Fire started on Monday 23rd , the same day that I arrived in…

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The Conspiracy of False Humility

| Andy Mason

About 15 years ago I had this friend from church named Steve. Steve was early 30’s, young kids, in the “compression zone” of life. Had some kind of OK job, was paying the bills (barely, I suspect, like most of us) and squeaking by. Then one day he got handed a BIG promotion at a…

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Money problem? Did You Forget Something?

| Andy Mason

I woke 3am one morning last week feeling terrified about money. There’s something about early morning darkness that exaggerates fear. Questions (or accusations?) plagued my mind… Am I stewarding my money rightly? Am I wasting money? Can I really trust God and keep spending, investing, building…? Have I been presumptuous or reckless or entitled or…

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