Today, I plan to eat King Cake, and I’ll listen to the festive music of my homefolk. But I will also pray for my kids, and for myself, to follow a Christ who refuses to... (Read more)
- March 08, 2011 |
This year we’ll be looking at the names of Christ in the Bible.
- March 08, 2011 |
"In the Shadow of the Cross" now available for Kindle and Nook.
Understanding our day demands understanding the day before.
If “all the Law” hangs on loving God and loving others, then to love God is to obey him and to obey him is to love others. But what does it really mean to love others? Should you walk down the street hugging everyone you meet saying, “I love you”? Should loving others be accompanied by feelings of affection? Are these feelings essential to loving others and if absent does this mean you’re not being loving?
Jesus plus nothing equals everything–the gospel– is daily becoming for me more than a theological passion, more than a cognitive reality. It’s becoming my functional lifeline! I'm addicted to the gospel.
A question came recently from a young friend who has been invited to preach in a few weeks.
If you’re someone who has had trouble reconciling "giving in secret” with “let your light shine before men,” then join the club. Dani Johnson knows your pain. It’s why she said “no” four times, when asked to be a featured millionaire on ABC's newest reality series, Secret Millionaire.
Musicians often know what the problem is, but they really don’t know the solution. When the Beatles sang, “Help, I need somebody, help, not just anybody,” no words could have been more true. Of course, they weren’t talking about the Lord Jesus . . .
- March 01, 2011 |
Psalm 2 tells us what God thinks of the nations. This is what God thinks of America.
How can Christians respond positively to the acceptance of homosexuality and gay marriage in mainstream culture?
- February 26, 2011 |
- February 25, 2011 |