It's time to go "All In" on the Resurrection of Jesus.
- March 29, 2013 |
Jesus was forsaken that we might never be forsaken.
- March 29, 2013 |
Grace alone produces the conditions that induce change, but grace is not conditional on change. It is pure gift.
The amazing thing about Good Friday is that it was -- and is -- part of the "good" declared by God at creation. And it was a good for us.
Pilate gave the wrong answer to the world's most important question.
Those of us who continue to advocate for the traditional definition of marriage are painted as mean-spirited and regressive. Still, informed citizens ought to consider the implications of overhauling one definition of marriage and replacing it with another.
I’ve found that most people who tell me that fiction is a waste of time are folks who seem to hold to a kind of sola cerebra vision of the Christian life that just doesn’t square with the Bible.
That slap symbolizes how far Jesus was willing to go.
Everything belongs to God, including Caesar and his money.
- March 26, 2013 |
Boldness, security, generosity, love, peace, confidence, courage, compassion. This is what life begins to look like when your heart is grasped by the fact everything you need, in Christ you already possess...
It was from the imagination of C.S. Lewis that we were first exposed to a devil’s diabolical advice for the capturing of the human heart through the fictional correspondence between a senior devil, Screwtape, to his nephew, Wormwood. Here is a freshly imagined correspondence, just intercepted, of course, related to Easter.
Jesus isn't looking for a good show.
Prayer marks us as true followers of Jesus.
- March 23, 2013 |
This world as we know it is coming to an end.
- March 22, 2013 |
It’s a fair question. In our culture, the significance of sacred days and times has long been forgotten. We live our lives on the surface of frenetic activity, seldom adding depth to any given moment.
- March 21, 2013 |