I’m so proud to have Andy Rider as a guest writer on EmandaSays! Andy is a number cruncher by day and a humorist by real-life. He’s got a passion for living life with purpose, integrity, taking risks and humor.
You won’t see a photo of me first thing in the morning, sulking about being single or me being lazy when I should be working towards my goals. I want you to see the cleaned up, in control and inspirational version of me. If we’re honest, most of us want to see that side of each other in real life too.
I’m passionate about relationships, redemption and realness and I want to hear from you.
So, I know it’s almost Christmas and we’ve all got jingle jangles on the brain. But, let’s rewind and pretend that it’s Thanksgiving. Think back to gravy-sopped turkey, Aunt Mildred’s green bean casserole and the urge to unbutton your pants. Ah yes…we’re there. It’s Thanksgiving Day. Between all the gobbles and wobbles, I was a […]
The shape and face of today’s church culture has evolved to a place where, by in large, we as Christians don’t appear to be trapped in the 90’s with WOW (Now that’s what I call) Worship CDs, big hair and dusty Microsoft Word clipart. We’re hip, we’re innovative, we’re skillful, we love Jesus and we’re […]
Recently, I was talking to my pastor and I asked him to pick one thing that creative people in ministry have to deal with the most. He said, “We need to make sure that creativity leads to the Tree of Life, not just the Tree of Creativity and Innovation. As in the garden, when the […]