It is easy to get discouraged in this life, to keep our focus on what is instead of on what could be or what is promised to us in the Word.
- January 30, 2012 |
This morning's message from my friend Pastor Bob
- January 29, 2012 |
In the United States, the end of slavery came after a hundred years of abolitionism culminated in a war that claimed over 600,000 lives, while Great Britain achieved the same result in half the time and without a bloody conflict. What made the difference?
- January 27, 2012 |
Rather than primarily dispensing information, we must spend an increasing amount of time helping people evaluate information.
- January 26, 2012 |
Is saying that in response to prayer God doesn’t throw football games the same as saying that God doesn’t hear, or care about, prayers offered to him?
- January 25, 2012 |
God has equipped us to build and maintain this kind of unity and that all we need to do is use the tools he has equipped us with. But how has he equipped us?
What we often forget is the second casualty of an abortion culture: the consciences of countless men and women.
Opponents of religion think that religious faith persists by means of a stubborn, unenlightened, and uneducated lower class. But what do recent studies show?
With the politicization of the homosexual agenda there is the oft repeated assertion that there is a genetic link to homosexuality.
Eastman Kodak, a historic blue-chip American company, filed for bankruptcy because it didn’t adapt to the digital age.
Those who give voice to the voiceless and speak out for the helpless are doing the work of Jesus.
- January 22, 2012 |
We know what we're supposed to do when things get tough.
- January 21, 2012 |
I’ve always known that God calls me to love the people I covenant with in my local church, but until now I haven’t been quite so aware of the danger of falling out of love.
- January 20, 2012 |
Ours is not an easy role to fill. We are not in a fish bowl; we are in a petri dish.
- January 19, 2012 |
It has come as kind of a shock to me, now that I am a pastor and preaching on a regular basis, that the vast majority of the sermons I preach will be rather ordinary.
- January 18, 2012 |
Not every film about faith is worth seeing, but when faith is present in a film it both sparks conversations and is there because conversations are already happening.
- January 18, 2012 |
Patience prevents rash judgment, and judgmentalism. It secures a plan. It is a beautiful paradox of being a non-action and yet a conscious exercise of free will.
- January 17, 2012 |
I can honestly say that I grew up fairly colorblind. It began with the great love of my childhood, Catherine...
- January 16, 2012 |