The Bride Is Still Beautiful

We live in a day and age of bad news. There’s mass shootings, wildfires, hurricanes, social & political division and distrust in the highest levels of government. Everywhere you look it seems like the world is holding on by a thread. Turning your gaze to the church doesn’t seem to make things any better. You… Continue reading The Bride Is Still Beautiful

Day 7 – A Light For The Nations

Behold my servant, whom I uphold,     my chosen, in whom my soul delights; I have put my Spirit upon him;     he will bring forth justice to the nations. He will not cry aloud or lift up his voice,     or make it heard in the street; a bruised reed he will not break,     and a faintly burning wick… Continue reading Day 7 – A Light For The Nations

Reflecting God’s Glory Globally

One of the most universally understood calls to Christians in Scripture is to "go therefore and make disciples of all nations."  Though universally understood, one may say that this is a call from Scripture that is ignored, underfunded and grossly neglected in practice by the church as a whole.  Take moment and run through a… Continue reading Reflecting God’s Glory Globally

Taking Time for a Divine Appointment

Yesterday was my wife's birthday, so I was a busy man yesterday spoiling her by grabbing meals for her and grabbing a last minute present.  On one of my stops yesterday, a man stops and begins to talk to me.  He asks me what I do and so after finding out I was a youth… Continue reading Taking Time for a Divine Appointment

Good Reads: “The Explicit Gospel” by Matt Chandler

I want you guys to know up front that I don't want to be "that guy" who passes judgment on particular books as good or bad pieces of Christian literature.  None of us really want to read a blog-based book review where someone trashes a book because it didn't suit their taste.  Rather, the vast… Continue reading Good Reads: “The Explicit Gospel” by Matt Chandler