Introductory remarks: I’m a guy with questions. I want to know how stuff works. I ask questions . . . I want to understand . . . I want to know ‘why’ & ‘how’ & ‘what’ . . . like, “How did you do it?” and “Why did it work or fail?” “What would you do again or not do again or what would you do differently?” And I want more understanding on all sorts of subjects – pastoring, marriage, parenting, traveling . . . and the list goes on . . .
So today I want to explore, for both of our benefits, what I want from others in my life. It’s a great frustration to me to ask some old guy or a pastor a ‘how’ or ‘why’ question, only to have them tell me it was all God and they had nothing to do with it. I know that’s simply not true! While I have this deep feeling, or awareness, that if it weren’t for some miracle