Together Through The Bible

In 2008-2009 while managing Eagle Television in Mongolia, I hosted two seasons of the Bible study program, Together Through The Bible. Upon its first release the program pulled great audience numbers. Many thousands of people were encouraged by the programs and 15,000 Bible studies matching the programs were distributed. Now, nearly all of those episodes of Together Through The Bible are available on Youtube … Learn More

Why Does God Withhold Information From Us?

Here’s a baffling question for those who read the Bible. Why didn’t God tell Jacob that his son, Joseph was still alive? Jacob languished for years in mourning for what he thought was a dead son. At any time during his faithful service to a God, God could have spoken to his servant, Jacob, and told him the truth. Why didn’t he?

Love Is Not A Valid Excuse For Sin

Love is often used in the same breadth with judge, as in we should not judge, but just love people. But, biblically speaking, we are unable to love without making a judgment. I Corinthians 13:6 tells us plainly that, “[Love] does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth.” What is wrongdoing? Wrongdoing is sin, transgression, iniquity, trespass, etc. … Learn More

The Jaw-Dropping Peace of God

Have you ever heard a Christian say they have decided to do something or not do something and that they “have a peace about it?” “Peace” is one of those Christianese terms that is sometimes used in the context of decision-making as a test for God’s will. Often when a Christian says, “I have peace about this or that,” they … Learn More

What Were You Created To Be?

What does it mean to be in God’s image? And what does it mean to be created in God’s likeness? Are these two things the same, or are they different?  Let me share two perspectives on what it means to be in God’s image. 1.) We share God’s communicable attributes. 2.) His image is to imitate his works in Genesis … Learn More

Are We Obligated To Keep The Sabbath?

The writings of the Apostle Paul would seem to be clear that Christians do not need to observe the ceremonial and legal practices of the Mosaic Law. This point is brought out whenever there are debates about certain commands in the law—whether or not they were overturned by Jesus and are no longer applicable to Christians today. Here are three: … Learn More

All Religions, Except Christianity, Have One Thing In Common

What are you looking for in a religion? By involving yourself in religious belief or an organization, what do you hope to gain? My experience with people from all over the world has revealed to me a single truth: People choose a religion for what they can get out of it. Very rarely do people take up a religious view … Learn More