Today I had a fun little experience in which a guy who followed my online activity when I was active a year ago left a comment on a different site I currently own and operate. I then responded to him there and we exchanged a few pleasant words. He then said, “Hey by the way, I miss… Read More
I want to pass on a treat to you. It’s yet another app to implement into your life, but I believe you’re going to love if you utilize it. This one is a daily devotional by John Piper with the primary focus of helping you develop a true sense of joy! Who doesn’t want that!?
Merely having an open mind is nothing. The object of opening the mind, as of opening the mouth, is to shut it again on something solid. Otherwise, it could end up like a city sewer, rejecting nothing.
We hear it all the time, “You shouldn’t judge; it’s wrong!”, “Well he’s judgmental so I don’t like him!”, “You can’t judge me!” Personally though, I wish I had more judgmental* people in my life!
It occurred to me recently that people who blame God for bad things in their life are kinda like the people who blame fast food restaurants for bad health. You could call it “doubting God” if it helps you relate. It’s not always a conscious, outright, blame, but we can all relate to wanting to blame him… Read More
If there lurks in most modern minds the notion that to desire our own good and to earnestly hope for the enjoyment of it is a bad thing, I suggest that this notion has crept in from Kant and the Stoics and is no part of the Christian faith. Indeed, if we consider the unblushing… Read More
People want to say it’s of little value to know more doctrine. As in, “I can do my job, love God and love people, without knowing all that stuff.” For example, things like the doctrines of grace – often called Calvinism, Arminianism, Molinism and others. Many state these to not be particularly relevant. To that… Read More