My mom had a wise response she would often use when I was kid and would complain about something trivial. If I didn’t get to use my favorite color of cereal bowl or something, she would ask me the following: “In a hundred years, is it going to matter?“ To a young kid, of course, that cereal bowl […]Read More on control
I have applied Jeremiah 29:11 to my family and our future. Guilty as charged! The big argument with that passage of scripture is that, in context, it was a letter meant for a particular people at a particular point in Jewish history, as were other parts of the OT. But the content is absolutely consistent […]Read More on Jeremiah 29:11
People have debated for a while about which political persuasion, if any, Jesus would fall under if He were walking around today. Some Democrats may like to think of Him as the ultimate benevolent socialist, providing things for free to anyone who had need. Republicans like to think of Him as the arbiter of truth, justice, […]Read More Is Jesus a Republican or a Democrat?
After years of debating politics online, I’ve come to a few realizations: Once the fog of emotion pervades the discussion, truth and logic have a difficult time getting through. Every election is said to be the most important election ever, but they never are. The other candidate is way worse than my candidate, but the […]Read More on debating politics