You shall teach them to your children, talking of them when you are sitting in your house, and when you are walking by the way, and when you lie down, and when you rise.Deuteronomy 11:19 https://youtu.be/Nu8IpPNSSYc 1 Peter 3:15 Our children are growing-up in the midst of a post-postmodern world… Where "Your truth is yours,” … Continue reading Gospel-Driven Parenting
“The whole Enneagram diagram is called ‘the face of God.’ If you could look out at reality with nine years of eyes and honor all of them, you would look at reality through the eyes of God.” 🚩 Richard Rohr, “The Enneagram (part 1)” May 26, 2014; Rohr’s Daily Meditations Ladies, if you know of … Continue reading Refuting Rohr’s Claims About Jesus
What is Apologetics? "Apologetics" is essentially encapsulated in verse 1 Peter 3:15, "always being prepared to make a defense to anyone who asks you for a reason for the hope that is in you; yet do it with gentleness and respect..." The word, "defend" in greek is "apologia." This isn't a fleshly defensiveness but instead … Continue reading Apologetics: Links Arranged Alphabetically
Dear Reader, for a brief moment, let’s reason together through a hypothetical situation. Imagine that you had just moved into a new home and couldn’t wait to invite dear friends over for dinner. After providing your address, you were immensely grateful to remember that a ginormous pot hole 🕳 existed within the road leading to … Continue reading The New Age: Real Concerns for the Church
Crossroad-moments. We can confidently expect them to be woven into the fabric of our lives...whether we are prepared or not. Health crises that unexpectedly arise; the loss of a job you enjoyed; financial obstacles that constantly loom; the heartbreak of fractured relationships, and the parenting inadequacies we all encounter daily. Despite how seemingly insurmountable some … Continue reading At a Crossroads?
Friends, have you ever been advised to “Follow your heart,” or encouraged with the phrases: “It’s always been in you,” or “You’ve got this!” Most often folks say these phrases as thoughtful exhortations meant to uplift and inspire. However, ... should we?? In the Bible, God lovingly teaches us (repeatedly) that trusting our own hearts … Continue reading “Come to Me”