Yearly Archives: 2012


Flee and Pursue

The end of 2012 is upon us. My, that was fast, at least for me. Maybe for you it seemed like it would never end. A great deal has happened for each of us in the past year. Some have suffered great tragedy others not. Some have tasted success, others not so much. We all […]


God Is Not Finished 2

I know God rested after creation and Jesus said, “It is finished,” but God is still working. Paul states in these two verses a truth that we can bank our souls on: For I am confident of this very thing, that He who began a good work in you will perfect it until the day of Christ Jesus. (Philippians […]


Faith, Philosophers and Suffering 3

I was speaking with a couple of young men this week in my office and the topic of suffering came up. Really, it was more a conversation surrounding why God allows such things in His creation. The philosophers love to discuss this subject and often issue a forced choice set of presuppositions that begins something […]


Well, That Was Not Fun 3

  The election is finally over and the results are in, most of them anyway. Some states will probably be counting and recounting for months. The bottom line is that we are a divided country. Of course, we knew this, but last night proved it yet again. Millions of people went to their voting places […]


Boasting is Just Fine 4

For consider your calling, brothers: not many of you were wise according to worldly standards, not many were powerful, not many were of noble birth. But God chose what is foolish in the world to shame the wise; God chose what is weak in the world to shame the strong; God chose what is low […]


Why Complicate the Simple?

Discipleship is currently a hot topic with new books being released almost every day on the topic. In fact, I helped co-author one (over 500 pages long!) that is due to be released any day now and includes two full courses of practical steps of “how to.” Websites are springing up and programs abound. While […]