When the Holy Spirit Humiliated Me

From my journal dated: June 1, 2014 Last Wednesday night, after small group, Alex Pena wanted to talk with me. He asked what I was...

Is Donating Food to Non-Profits In Order to Feed the Hungry...

John Oliver on "Last Week Tonight" did a piece on food waste. Oliver referenced grocery stores throwing away food instead of donating it. The reason...

Scientific Humility

I was listening to NPR a while back and there was a segment about the Great Dying 250 million years ago. There is a new...

Responsible Caregivers

Dangerous products should be kept out of reach of children... check. Parents have known this for thousands of years. So why do we have a...

Announcing Changes to jeremymavis.com

Almost 4 years ago, I wrote my first blog post: What are Christians to do? on July 5, 2010. Since then, I have authored 868 blog posts...

What You Love, Wins

Do our disciplines/habits reflect what we truly love? In the end, does what we love win? Or do habits/rituals win? Is the old adage what we...

Testing Out a Flat Graphic Design with Song Lyrics

There's a trend in graphic design called Flat UI (i.e. the new iOS 7). While I am not a trained graphic designer, I do...

Joining the KidzMatter Team

Kidzmatter.com had an idea to curate many different children's ministry blogs into one place. Kind of like an editor of a newspaper, KidzMatter uses...

Sari Cheering at Hayward Football Game

Sari is getting ready to cheer at Hayward High School football game. She's ready to go!

Coffee I’m Drinking

Apologies with this post. I was testing out the new Pressgram app that allows one to take Instragram like pictures and post them to...

Teachers Don’t Work Hard Enough? // Infographic

I know quite a lot of teachers. They work very hard, put in a lot of hours, and most care deeply about the students...

Warren Buffett’s Ten Rules

You gotta love Jimmy John's for putting up great signs in their restaurants! My favorite? Never Suck Your Thumb!