Tag Archive: death

Biblical Foundations 32: Elevating Others 7

We are in post 32 of digging into the Bible to understand God’s purpose for this local church; we have spent many posts looking at what it means to Elevate God…we have spent… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 3: Grace 1 (Luke 15)

. For Biblical Foundations Part 2, please click HERE. For Biblical Foundations Part 1, please click HERE. . In this post, we will dive even more deeply into Romans 10:13 (which we began… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately XLI (41)…

Greetings My Friends~ As a simple pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading

All of the Bible–the Salty and the Sweet…

One of the reasons God gave us the Bible is to encourage us (Romans 15:4). But not everything in the Bible is immediately encouraging; that is, not everything in the Bible is easy… Continue reading

Some Thoughts On Christmas…

Even for non-Christians (but especially for those raised to attend church regularly), Christmas can become a bit of a routine, a “holy re-run” of a story that we have heard over and over… Continue reading

Combating The World’s Lies With The Bible’s Truth

What’s your best defense against the lies of the world? The same as Jesus’ defense against the lies of the devil: An accurate understanding of the Bible (Luke 4:1-13). Below are some of… Continue reading

“Why Doesn’t God Make Life Easier?”

This question was asked of me recently by a dear friend whose godfather committed suicide. My friend–like many of us!–is genuinely trying to sort through the intense pain/hardship/suffering that characterizes life on earth.… Continue reading

He…So We…

He died so we wouldn’t have to; He lives forever so we can too; He’s perfect so we don’t have to be; He became poor so we could become rich; He emptied Himself… Continue reading

The American Dream Vs. The Heavenly Dream…

Please click on the Scripture passages below to read them. The American Dream Involves Humans Having/Getting What We Want NOW (Matthew 16:26) (2 Timothy 3:1-5) (Luke 15:11-12) And In Order To Achieve It Requires… Continue reading

What God Has Been Teaching Me Lately VI…

Greetings My Friends~ As a humble pilgrim following Jesus through the rainforests and deserts of this earthly life, I would like to humbly share some of what God has been bubbling up in… Continue reading