In our modern translations of the Bible one word has been modernized that can leave us with, what I believe, is an incomplete impression of its meaning. That word is love. The depth of meaning of this word in English can be difficult to describe. And understanding how we should understand this word’s usage when we find it in the Scriptures can create some unhelpful … Continue reading Lent 2022 | Day 29: Charity
In this conversation we are talking about the cultural phrase “toxic relationships.” It’s something that we hear used and something maybe you have used – but have we thought about what it actually applies to and what it doesn’t? If you’d like to continue the conversation, leave a comment or send a message. I would love to hear from you! My hope is not to … Continue reading Give Us Ears To Hear Ep. 4 – Toxic Relationships
If you claim to be a Christian, and if you cannot separate your feelings about an issue from your feelings about a person or people, then we have a problem. Continue reading Selective Outrage and the god named “Social Media”
25 but standing by the cross of Jesus were his mother and his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. 26 When Jesus saw his mother and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to his mother, “Woman, behold, your son!” 27 Then he said to the disciple, “Behold, your mother!” And from that hour the disciple took her to … Continue reading The 7 Last Words of Christ | “Mother”
This past week I saw the call for prayers for Joey Feek circulating on social media. Up until that point, I was not familiar with this bluegrass/country duo. Joey is dying. She has cancer and it is slowing destroying her body. As I was reading Rory’s perspective, of a husband losing his wife to cancer, I was struck by the love with which he talks … Continue reading Joey + Rory | “A Story of Love and Preparation for Loss”
I am so blessed. God brought an amazing woman into my life eighteen years ago. For the last 13, I have had the privilege of calling her my wife. It is amazing when I think about it. She has been a part of my life for more than half of it. The crazy part is that we are still here. Still working it out. Still … Continue reading My marriage is a TEENAGER!