Are we holding our young people Back?

“I just don’t know what to think about kids in this generation.” “Kids today just want to play video games. They have no desire to study the Bible” “I’m scared to think of what the future of the church will be when I look at the next generation.”   I have heard these statements along … Continue reading Are we holding our young people Back?

Jesus, Friend of Sinners

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

“4 Questions Christians Need to Stop Asking”

  Generally speaking, I love it when I am teaching Bible class and someone raises their hand, or just interrupts me with a question. I enjoy the questions because often times the one asking, has a different view point than I do and I can learn from them. Other times I enjoy it simply because … Continue reading “4 Questions Christians Need to Stop Asking”

The Power of the Tongue and Sniper Fire

  Lt. General Russel Honore revealed a real life, humorous account in his book, “Leadership in the New Normal” He wrote about something that happened while he was assisting with the relief efforts in the city of New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina. Outside of the Saints stadium where thousands were seeking shelter after being displaced, … Continue reading The Power of the Tongue and Sniper Fire

“Where Would I Be Without the Church?” Pt. 3

           This is the final post in this mini-series. I have attempted to briefly summarize some of the main points in response to this question. As most of you know, this series could go on and on. However, I simply wanted to share a few things to get us thinking about the importance of the … Continue reading “Where Would I Be Without the Church?” Pt. 3

Where Would I Be Without The Church? Pt. 2

 Note: This is part two of a mini series of blogs. If you missed part one, you can find that post here.             I have to be completely honest with you. I have hesitated to continue this series. I have hesitated for two reasons. One of those reasons it that I have no desire to consider … Continue reading Where Would I Be Without The Church? Pt. 2