The Disappearance of Sin

November 21, 2017 // 1 Comment

The very word, “sin” was once a a strong word, an ominous and serious word. . . . But the word went away. The notion of sin has almost disappeared. Why? Doesn’t [Read more...]

When Disciples Walk in Darkness

November 14, 2017 // 1 Comment

It doesn’t seem right that disciples should ever have to walk in darkness. Yet Job spoke of “the thick darkness that covers my face” (Job 23:17)–although [Read more...]

Leaving a Spiritual Legacy

October 19, 2017 // 5 Comments

How do you leave a spiritual legacy? Earlier this year, the mother of a friend of mine passed away. My friend received a couple of her mother’s Bibles as keepsakes. One was [Read more...]

How to Kill Gossip

October 17, 2017 // 3 Comments

All teams, businesses, and families have a language. These are the catchphrases and shortcuts known mostly to insiders. Christians have a language, too. Assuming you are part [Read more...]

Take Up the Shield of Faith

September 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

One of the flaming missiles I frequently have to battle is my feeling of being totally imperfect and unworthy of God’s love. I doubt His ability to mold me and use me as He [Read more...]

Lover of Life

September 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

How many followers of Jesus love life? I mean really love life, with palpable energy. Have you seen them? There are a few out there. I have met one or two. They are good [Read more...]

Love for the Next 10 Minutes

August 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

From families to friendships, neighborhoods to churches, people have disagreements about details and how things should be. In the midst of this, love (engaging the will for [Read more...]
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