Having different denominations within Christianity is not a bad thing. It shows a diversity of thought and ideas…Read More Why are there different denominations?
Jesus’ command to love your enemies sounds simple when the word “enemy” is just some ambiguous concept. But when we’re the recipients of true injustice, injury, or hatred, do we have the same attitude?Read More Loving your enemies
You wanna hear some raw honesty? As I write this, I’m going through some very real depression. It hit me last week, subsided over the weekend, and now that I’m back at work and preparing for a business trip, it’s weighing me down again. It sucks, I’m working through it, and I have to trust […]Read More circumstantial faith
For many people, one big obstacle to becoming a Christian is the idea that we don’t really need to be “saved.” We don’t need rescuing, because what is there to be rescued from?Read More Do I really need saving?
Salvation is free. You don’t have to pay indulgences to a church and you don’t have to send “seed money” to some televangelist…Read More Salvation is free
So many of us think being busy is a virtue. We even attach our level of activity to our sense of self-worth. Or we use being busy as a reason to think of ourselves as martyrs. By listing all the demands of the week in order of priority you’ll end up with a few things at the bottom of that list that can be trimmed.Read More Fighting for margin
You feel like you know the Pearsons. But what about the show’s portrayal of men is so appealing?Read More Why we love the Pearson men
It’s weird. It’s awkward. Who am I even talking to?
These are some thoughts people have about praying. Do they mirror at least some of what you think about prayer?
He was hunted by agents of the Church of England and had to leave the country. Ultimately, he was betrayed, imprisoned, and tried for heresy. Finally, he was hung & burned on Oct. 6, 1536.Read More on William Tyndale
Robert Lewis has often said that a man doesn’t consider himself a man until his father tells him he is. Obviously, that’s not practical for everyone. Too many of our dads never knew they were supposed to tell us. Many are either divorced from our mothers, deceased or otherwise weren’t around for the formative moments […]Read More on manhood