Religious people, have often fallen in the trap of being hypocrites, and holier than thou. It was true in the days of Jesus, and if we are not careful, it can be true of us today as well. In Luke chapter 7 this is pointed out clearly. Many people mocked John the Baptist because he … Continue reading Jesus, Friend of Sinners
I am officially old and boring. I have a very exciting routine. Every morning after dragging myself out of bed (while wondering if it is really morning already) I make a cup of coffee and begin reading the morning paper. A few days ago one article in particular caught my eye. the article was entitled … Continue reading Are Your Kids Stressed?
I am taking the first step. I am ready to admit that I have a problem. I, Troy Rogers, am addicted… to Germ-X. I don’t know how, I don’t know why, but the last 4-5 years of my life have heavily involved Germ-X. I started small, just a drop here and there for the … Continue reading “Sin-X”
There are some things in this life that I hate. Things such as sirens that wake me up in the middle of the night for no reason. I hate when I go to grab a drink of tea from the refrigerator and find that there is no tea. I nearly break down in to tears … Continue reading “How Should Christians View Politics”
It was going like any other Sunday, I woke up, and had my coffee. Then our family began getting ready for worship. We made it to the building, and I taught our auditorium class, and preached the morning sermon. We had some family visiting that afternoon, and we enjoyed the company. Then it was time … Continue reading The Prayer That Shook Me
It was Friday morning, the last day of a week long church camp. I rolled out of my bunk convinced that someone had traded out my mattress for a bag of rocks while I was sleeping. Went about my normal routine, took care of the hygiene stuff, and got my lawn chair out and began … Continue reading “What Impression Are You Making Today?”