When God Calls, Get Ready, Cuz You May Not Like It

A while back I took a large number of professional and personality assessments to help me hone in on what my greatest strengths and desires are so that I can know what kind of ministry assignments I should pursue. I wanted to know what I can do that fits me best. Perhaps you want the same thing? During one assessment … Learn More

God Loves You This Much…And You’re Not Going To Believe It

I have a passage of scripture to share with you that if you take time to dwell upon it, it will radically transform your view of God, and even your life. This is not a cliche or overstatement. It is transformative. But you will miss it if you only consider what the passage says in English. Understanding it requires a … Learn More

A “Silent Witness” For Christ Is No Witness At All

Have you ever heard someone say that they witness by what they do rather than by what they say? This usually goes along with the argument that people need to see us living for Christ and we should not say anything until we are living right. Let me say it right up front. The silent witness for Christ is no … Learn More

Does Marriage Mean Anything?

“Let marriage be held in honor among all” (Hebrews 13:4). During a recent conversation I was challenged by the statement, “Marriage doesn’t mean anything. It’s a piece of paper. It actually takes more commitment to live with someone than it does to marry them. I’d rather know I’m committed to that person because everyday I choose to stay, rather than … Learn More

Missing From The Bible. Nine Things Jesus Never Said

Here are nine things Jesus never said: (1) I am God(2) I created the universe(3) I am higher than the government(4) Worship me(5) Pray to me(6) Go to church(7) Read the Bible(8) Tithe(9) Hate the sin, but love the sinner If you’re confronted with one or more of these “facts,” be prepared to offer the defense that Jesus may have … Learn More