Category Archives: General Thoughts

The Older Brother

Luk_15:25-32 There is a deep tension between righteousness and love. Righteousness demands that all be perfect; love demands that all be forgiven. The tension is only reconciled at the Cross. It is interesting to see the older brother and his … Continue reading

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Morbus Sabbaticus

An anonymous author described the condition of regularly missing church as “morbus Sabbaticus” or better, “Sunday sickness.” He said that this is a disease peculiar to some church members. The symptoms vary, but are generally observed and never last more … Continue reading

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OK . . . The Plan Is . . .

I have been reading the input that was given to my questions. Results so far from : I have been carefully considering all that has been said. I really appreciate the input, however I wish there would have been more. … Continue reading

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Spiritual Reversals

Once it was the blessing, Now it is the Lord Once it was the feeling, Now it is His Word Once His gifts I wanted, Now the Giver own Once I sought for healing, Now Himself alone. That hymn was … Continue reading

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Pause to Mourn the Truth

“The most valuable thing in the world is the truth,” said Winston Churchill. “The most powerful weapon in the world is the truth,” said Andrei Sakharov, the man who gave the Soviets the atomic bomb. “God is Truth and Truth … Continue reading

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Ouch . . . Thanks Alot

When a person is crumbling under the weight of his or her own sin, crying out over a life of brokenness, or agonizing over a certain sting of consequence, someone inevitably steps in to offer some after-the-fact instruction. This person’s … Continue reading

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A Quick Rant.

In my own church, I have seen some young people who have had the desire to know God and serve God and when there have been serious questions concerning their faith, they have proven their desire by coming to seek … Continue reading

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The Christian Teenager Disaster

It is alarming to see the number of Christian young people who reject important aspects of Biblical truth. George Barna reports that only 4% of born-again teenagers believe in “the accuracy of the Bible, personal responsibility to evangelize, believe in … Continue reading

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Kicking God Out of School

Anti-Christian sentiment is pervasive not only in today’s college campuses, but in elementary and high schools as well. Biology teachers argue that life is merely time plus matter plus chance, devoid of meaning and purpose. History teachers emphasize the subjectivity … Continue reading

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False Concepts of God

There are many false concepts of God, but there are three in particular that I have seen within the walls of Christendom (Notice I didn’t say Christianity). The “Aladdin’s Lamp,” the “Rabbit’s Foot,” and the Tool Box.” The person that … Continue reading

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