I will get off of my soapbox after today…maybe, but I am just so incensed with the fact that churches across the nation think that God wants us to keep our “religion” to ourselves, and be inclusive of everyone regardless of what they do. It is not a question of religion…it is a [...]
I couldn’t help spending 4 days with Jonah…but he is so much like us. Because Jonah…like us, wants to put God in a box. Just to catch you up, Jonah walks through Nineveh…which by the way was a 3 days walk, so figure 10-15 miles a day of walking…this is a big place. [...]
When you think about the story of Jonah, there is always great doubt about whether Jonah could or could not have lived in a fish for 3-days instead of asking the question…what would he be like if he did make it through that ordeal.
If you have ever been fishing and cut open [...]
We live in an anxious world…and by the way, this is not a new concept. We have always been anxious, because we so often are guilty…and we just don’t want to face it. King David, gives the best example of that in Psalm 51. You all probably know the story, he is steeped [...]
Men, God has burdened me heavily by our need for prayer. It is amazing that prayer is probably the easiest thing to do…yet the last thing that we do. Prayer is not just about repenting for our sins, although that is certainly a great thing to do. Prayer isn’t just about saying thanks for what [...]