All around us people are doing crazy things. Some would say that our society is getting worse and worse according to the pattern in Romans 1 – a pattern that we also see in the fool. When man hardens his heart to the Person and word of God things go from bad to worse. That […]
It seems that the world around us has gone bonkers. Regardless of your political views, some of the actions across our nation are senseless at best and heartbreaking at worst. How are we to behave in response? People are doing foolish things. That is certainly not new, but it highlights the need to understand ourselves, […]
Have you ever sat and listened to children bicker and argue. “You did X!” “No I didn’t …, well you did Y first.” One day I realized that my arguments may be on a higher level and more articulate, but their arguments are awfully similar in nature to the ones I have with my wife […]
We live in troubled times. Many are confused about the future. Others are hopeless about the future. But on this Father’s Day, as believers, we can take heart in God’s grand design and our high calling.
Most parents want their children to become stable, mature, well-functioning adults. To accomplish that, we try to give our children a rock-solid foundation to build their lives on. Change of course is inevitable – a boy becomes a man, a man becomes a husband, a husband becomes a father, just to name a few. Hopefully, […]
Genesis 18:17-19 Our understanding that we avoid the lake of fire simply by faith in Him who promises and gives eternal life is often ridiculed. “You mean a person can live anyway they want and still go to heaven?” Yes, in the absolute, that is exactly what the Bible teaches. Yet that mindset fails to […]
Psalm 41 Sometimes — or most of the time — life does not seem to be a “bowl of cherries.” We hear the saying “God is good all the time and all the time God is good” and we wonder. As Roger put it in the Adult Bible Fellowship recently, we study the Bible so […]