Setting Your Mind on Christ: are you ready to silence that inner critic?

Feeling inferior comes from within; that inner critic — the voice that insults you every time you make a mistake… “Oh that was stupid, stupid!” “When will you ever get it right!” “Like you’re going to succeed — what a joke.”   That attacker is also a destroyer. It will keep you from trying […]

By |June 5th, 2015|blog|2 Comments

Living Comfortably in the Mystery: the unwrapped gift

Do We Need to Have All the Answers?

I’ve been studying Christian doctrine and Biblical inerrancy, and I’ve yet to decide exactly where I stand on the issues. Am I a Calvinist? In some ways, yes. Do I think there is Middle Knowledge which is a concept of free will? It seems plausible. Does the Bible present […]

By |April 26th, 2015|blog|0 Comments

How Does Jesus’ Blood Actually Atone for Our Sins?

As millions of Christians worldwide stop to remember the sacrifice today that Jesus Christ made over two-millennia ago, do we fully understand why this had to happen? Why does innocent blood need to be shed to make amends, or atone, for sin?

What we must understand first, at a deeper level, is the character and […]

By |April 3rd, 2015|blog|1 Comment

WANTED: Christians Thinkers! Why we need to “think” more than ever

So many Christians I know are too comfortable in their sphere of knowledge, and unfortunately, that sphere is getting too small. If we are to fulfill the great commission, we’ve got to learn more about our faith, especially in today’s culture. Now, in Western culture (all cultures that are directly influenced by Europe from […]

By |March 21st, 2015|blog|12 Comments

Politics ‘Schmallitics’ – let’s stop drinking from the wrong cup!

When it comes to politics, this is a hard one to figure out: what’s the real truth? It seems like all politicians do these days is fight and break promises. I don’t even like watching t.v. or reading the news anymore because of it. Nevertheless, I must keep informed to a certain extent. I […]

By |March 1st, 2015|blog|1 Comment