How to Talk to God

How to talk to God. Catchy title. Engaging. Relevant. But how do you sum this up in a blog post? Or even a four-week message series? The impossibility of such an answer leaves me somewhere Keep Reading

The Solid Rock

To be entirely honest, I wanted to give up on blogging this week just because I feel busy and I haven’t been consistent with anything this whole summer. However, I can’t get this week’s message Keep Reading

A Long Way Off

Oh, the prodigal son. This one always hits so close to home. I have spent years as each of the sons. For most of my life, I identified with the older brother; angry and indignant Keep Reading

One Body

We believe. . . in the Holy catholic church, the communion of saints, the forgiveness of sins. . . The holy catholic church; the church universal; all the believers that ever lived in all of Keep Reading

Come, Lord Jesus

Judgement is one of those terms that instantly creates largely diverse connotations. Even in myself, I vacillate between desperately wishing for it and frantically doing all I can to hide from it. I tend to Keep Reading

Newness of Life

He descended to the dead. On the third day he rose again from the dead. What does it mean that Christ “died for our sins?” He lived a sinless life; blameless, without spot or blemish. Keep Reading

Through the Darkness

Suffered under Pontius Pilot. Was crucified. Died. And was buried. I’ve given a lot of thought to the events leading up to the crucifixion of Christ because of its centrality to the Christian faith, but Keep Reading

When God becomes flesh

The virgin birth of a Savior; as this week’s message put it, wildly supernatural. And from a sensible, scientific, logical standpoint it’s downright ludicrous. The Hypostatic Union is just a fancy, religious term for something Keep Reading