Just Keep Sinning

What if we actually got what we deserved – and lived with it, too? What if sexual immorality resulted in incurable diseases, and what if unwanted pregnancies couldn’t be eliminated? What if the glutton had to mend fitness and dietary habits in order to lose weight, and what if the lazy and undisciplined were actually left on the … More Just Keep Sinning

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

Father, Holy Spirit, & Son: When the Trinity is Out of Order

For you serious thinkers who are addicted to deep topics. And for you in the less-interested crowd who might typically pass this article by . . . But you were baptized in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. In that order. So you’re a little intrigued. Here’s a thought. The Trinity is one of … More Father, Holy Spirit, & Son: When the Trinity is Out of Order

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

two wonders

A new year brings reflection. Sorrows and joys of the past. Fears and hopes for the future. Who I was. Who I am. {So that, as sin reigned in death, grace also might reign through righteousness leading to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord. Rom 5:21} This year, my ponderings might be summed up in … More two wonders