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

There’s No Such Thing As Compassion Without Passion

I have to love him, but it doesn’t mean I have to like him! Have you ever heard anyone express this idea? Perhaps you’ve said it yourself? I know I certainly have. The problem with this statement is that it has no foundation in the Bible. In fact, this kind of statement actually contradicts what the Bible actually teaches. We … Learn More

What Conservative Christians Are Missing In the Climate Change Debate

President Trump’s recent decision to abandon the Paris climate accord has many people on the left and the right screaming. I have to confess that I’m tired of the political railing from both sides of the political spectrum. I want to be concerned with things far deeper. Yet, as a Christian concerned first with the Great Commission rather than my … Learn More