Have you ever felt like you may have gone too far and there was no coming back from the disaster you yourself created? That’s a horrific and dark place to be.
Wonderful Grace of Jesus
One of the most wonderful things about the Gospel is the news that in Christ
We live in a pluralistic society. This is a good thing. The alternative would be for one group to impose its view of the world on everyone else. That leads to tyranny, even if the ones doing the imposing are Christians. At the core, the idea of a pluralistic society
Generally we don’t write about politics on this site, but the other day, in one of the Facebook groups to which I belong, I came across some comments that were absolute gold. The comments are about the current uproar over immigration policies, especially related to the children. Lori Nij brings
“Certainty and routine breed complacency.” So wrote James Kouzes and Barry Posner in their celebrated book, “The Leadership Challenge.” If this is true, then we are in trouble, because churches love their routines. In this post, I want to explore the concept of open-minded thinking and how it might help
Reading books is one of the most rewarding disciplines for a Christian. The choice is endless and this inexhaustible list continues to grow every year. Often, the hard choice is picking books that speak to your current season and encourage your growth as a believer. To make your work simpler,
A defining characteristic of Boomer Men, or men born between the years 1946-1964 is their penchant to explore religious values to define themselves. Despite the diversity, baby boomers generally:
- value practical experience over dogma
- seek personal fulfillment
- have a healthy distrust in institutions.
Their autodidactic nature leads this
There’s a Chinese proverb that says “A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.” And every Christian should sing (whether we’re good at it or not) because we—of all people—have a song.
Back in the 1800’s the Disciples of Christ (which was what our brotherhood was known as back then) was the fastest growing and most vibrant religious group in the United States. Why? Because it had two things going for it. First it