How To Create The Future

March 14, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLegacy 5 Comments

Lately I’ve been abnormally preoccupied with the future. There are obviously endless ways to dichotomize humanity, but today I find myself wondering if we could split people into these two groups: People who stand by and let life happen to them, and People that make things happen: people who create the future. I was watching … Read More

Luminaries & Black Holes

February 26, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLife No Comments

The most brilliant minds on the planet will tell you that the universe is expanding. We invent telescopes and we create science fiction to “boldly go where no one has gone before,” but we never really reach the edges or the explanations. Erwin McManus suggests that the space inside each person is even more vast … Read More

“What Would Jesus Do?” From GQ

February 9, 2007By Josh Allan DykstraLife 7 Comments

A couple years back, a guy named Walter Kirn, the literary editor for GQ Magazine at the time, actually took a week of his life and immersed himself completely in the christian subculture: all christian music, christian books, christian websites, christian food, christian everything. The resulting article is intense and fascinating; it’s quite long, but … Read More