Faith


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 […]


5% – Really?

On Tuesday evenings from 10-12 I have the privilege of serving on a pastor’s round table with two other excellent pastors on the Alive in Christ Radio Network.  Last night, Gene Goertzen, the director of Awana in San Diego was also a guest and he made an outlandish statement.  Studies performed by the Awana group […]


Offenses

Whenever two people spend time together the opportunity for rubbing each other in the wrong way multiples greatly. Everyone is a unique personality and sooner than later, something will happen in the relationship that is offensive. A harsh word, angry look, insensitive action, or personal choice will bug us. At that moment (and I am […]


To My Fellow Pastors

Eph 4:11-12 – And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the pastors and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ… David Guzik’s Commentary states – equip means “to be put right, the idea of mending a net, or fixing a broken bone.”  New […]