Becoming More Christlike Than American: Part 5

Part 5: Advocates for the kingdom “One day as these men were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Appoint Barnabas and Saul for the special work to which I have called them.” So after more fasting and prayer, the men laid their hands on them and sent them on their way…Then Paul […]

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A Pastoral Letter to the Church | “Enough is Enough”

To those who have laid claim to the name above every name. We must repent. We must turn away from violence. We must turn away from the hardness of heart that would consume us. We must plead with the Father to replace our heart of stone with one of flesh. We must embrace the prospect that we are like sheep being led to the slaughter. Not as a political cause, but as a righteous act in the name of the one true God.

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The Darkness is Deepening… but the Light of the World still Shines

A Reflection on the Shooting in Charleston, South Carolina Last night a terrible act of violence was committed against the pastor and members of Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. There are no words to describe the dastardly nature of this crime. To enter a place of worship and without any apparent provocation proceed […]

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Word to the Wise | “Jesus is on our Side”

Somebody asked me once if I thought that God was a just God.  I said that the question needed to be answered in two ways.  First, “If you are wondering whether God will deal with those that have not received Jesus as savior with justice, the answer to that question is YES.  The lost will receive the penalty they deserve for their […]

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