That slap symbolizes how far Jesus was willing to go.
- March 27, 2013 |
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 |
It takes something supernatural to love your enemies.
- March 21, 2013 |
Jack now has his turn at the silver screen, with the film “Jack the Giant-Slayer,” in theaters now. I saw it, and was disappointed. Here’s why.
Witnessing cannot be reduced to one aspect of a Christian’s activity. It should be seen as the foundational aspect of a Christian’s identity.
If you make a living criticizing the Church, be ready to receive criticism in return
There is another way to go, thanks be to God, the way of Grace as opposed to Law...
Underscoring the importance of the Holy Spirit, Jesus didn't first say “go and tell,” but “go and wait.” We set the sail, but God sends the wind.
One thing I told them then, and would tell them now, is to not overlook the chance to design your church's structure.