But Do You Love It?

I have lots of conversations with non-Christians. Non-Christians who claim to be Christian. The conversation goes something like this . . . “Would you consider yourself to be a Christian?” “Yes.” “Do you mind explaining what you mean by that? In your opinion, what does it mean to be a Christian?” “I don’t know. I’ve … More But Do You Love It?

Covered By Love

If everyone would just stop talking about “sin” and start “loving” one another . . . This sin-love exchange encapsulates the unfortunate, detrimental message of our culture. Maybe a long history of increasing tolerance got us there. Maybe hardened hearts and worldly mindsets paved the way. Or maybe we’ve simply misunderstood the message of the … More Covered By Love

taunt your enemies

Perhaps one of the most noticeable differences between the behavior of Christians and non-Christians is their response to enemies. Non-Christians are less likely to give it any thought and will turn to any number of natural human reactions: fight back, threaten, hold a grudge, become bitter, hate, glare, scream. At best, they hope their enemies … More taunt your enemies

the main thing

My logic goes something like this. We are left with a Word. Not just a word. Many words. With these words, the God of the universe tells us everything we need to know. Everything. If there’s something He hasn’t told us, it’s not important. He didn’t leave anything out. What He has told us is important. After all, this … More the main thing