Please watch this excerpt from the National Day of Prayer. Eric speaks truthfully and boldly about Christianity and the force of change it holds when it is not reduced to “religiosity” or a “moral code.” Eric Metaxas is a hero who stands boldly for Truth. THIS IS A NEW LINK TO THE VIDEO ON YOUTUBE … Continue reading Eric Metaxas at The National Day of Prayer
I’m not a complainer, although I am a thinker that tends to become frustrated…lol Sometimes I wonder if the stuff I’m thinking is the stuff that other people are thinking too. Things like, my thinker knows that complaining about how we “do” church is quite a bit different than “being” church but complaining won’t do … Continue reading The Frustrated Thinker, Not To Be Confused With The Constant Complainer
2011 is closing and 2012 has by no means snuck up on any of us. I’m sitting in the living room of the parsonage I live in. I didn’t know I would be here this time last year, don’t know if I’ll still be here next year. That’s just kind of the reality of things. … Continue reading 2011
When I wake in the morning it will be December. December has been a month that I haven’t handled so well in years past. The trees have lost their color, they are gray and often look like smoke hovering over the valley. It looks cold outside. You can feel how cold it is by … Continue reading Christmas 2011
Before October 24, 2011 I didn’t even know who Stuart Walker was. I wasn’t even aware that he existed. Some of you are only aware of his existence because I have his name in this paragraph. However, he was a real living, breathing and hurting person…was…that is until 4:30am this morning. Stuart was found this … Continue reading Christianity, Stuart Walker and homophobia
Do you desire God’s favor, grace and blessing? I think we all do .I wonder though. Have we ever asked ourselves “Why?” we should desire it? In my walk as a Christian I have found myself coming through many phases. One of those phases was coming out of the idea that God wanted me to … Continue reading Why do we desire God’s favor, grace and blessing?
Jeremiah 2:11–12 (NIV84) 11 Has a nation ever changed its gods? (Yet they are not gods at all.) But my people have exchanged their Glory for worthless idols. 12 Be appalled at this, O heavens, and shudder with great horror,” declares the Lord. —JEREMIAH 2:11-12 Chances are, if you are reading this, you are a … Continue reading Has a nation ever changed its gods?