Christian suffering: What happens when there is no happily ever after? It is wonderful that prayer is answered and people or relationships are mended. But what about those for whom there is no end to the problem, no healing and no end to the pain? What do we say or think about them?
What is the Gospel: The Dead Will Be Raised When modern Christians teach people the Gospel, we typically begin by trying to convince them they have a problem about which they are blissfully unaware. We try to teach them that their biggest problem is, “God is angry with you and will soon punish you forever.” […]
3 Ways To Make The Bible Come Alive Here are 3 simple ways that you can make the Bible come alive for you: Placing Your Name in the Word What do I mean by placing your name in the Scriptures? I mean this. Let’s use the name Pam to see what I mean. Read John […]
The Lord Can and Will Keep You Many of the greatest fears in life come not from what we can see, but from what we can’t — from the next unpredictable natural disaster, from the nameless and faceless thief that might break in while we’re asleep, from the disease that could strike someone in our […]
The Girl You Want May Not Exist: How Pride Keeps Some Men Single I once overheard a Christian ask the man responsible for setting him up on a blind date, “So, this is what you think of me?” The girl — “although really nice” — was not his type (his emphasis making the euphemism clear). […]