Todd Van Dyke

Simple Questions

Simple things are not always what they appear. A  shared piece of fruit; rebellion. Bread and table wine; redemption. A lamb becomes majestic. Parables of the mundane instruct a child and marvel a theologian. Complexity and simplicity from the Creator of galaxies and the Creator of gnats. A Word written to touch an untouchable in …

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Don’t Save Your Children from Things that Jesus Wouldn’t Save them From

My favorite part of being a Family Pastor at Community Bible Church is when parents trust me enough on their journey to becoming the primary-discipleship maker in the life of their children, to ask for my advice.  It is something I always take seriously and never want to be flippant about the wisdom that I …

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A Lasting Message

This famous quote by Canadian philosopher Marshal McLuhan tries to put into words the important notion that how you say something is just as important as what you say. “The medium is the message.” In technology, how you receive a message is just as important as the message itself. For example, Facebook, the medium, has …

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