Consider this question for a moment:
What biblical command is so difficult that we don’t merely disobey it, but we also routinely ignore it?
It’s probably not what you think.
After all, we Christians try to steer clear of sins like sexual lust, gluttony, and drunkenness....
(This is a guest post by Brian Fisher, senior pastor of Grace Bible Church.)
Today a friend said to me, “Brian, you should wash your truck.”
My response: “What’s the point?”
I admit that my truck is a mess. But here’s the rub – our city is currently rebuilding a long stre...
I didn’t grow up watching Aggie football. My parents both went to Oklahoma, and neither of them were ardent fans of college football anyway. I remember watching college football each year on Thanksgiving, when we visited my mom’s family in Oklahoma City. My grandparents, aun...
It is no exaggeration to say that social media presents us with a new crisis every single day. We are constantly bombarded with information seemingly designed to provoke our outrage, fear, sympathy, or some other intense (and seemingly unmanageable) emotion.
I made a partia...
“At your word, I’ll let down the nets,” Peter said.
Having fished all night, having passed the optimal time of day for catching fish, having spent his entire life fishing, Peter knew that Jesus’ idea was a long shot.
On the other hand, he had j...
And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us.
He was there when God spoke the universe into being, full of power and glory and light, full of everything we think about when we think about God.
The Word became flesh, a child born to an unwed mo...
Every family has skeletons in the closet. They even lurk at your family reunions. Whether you know it or not, your genealogy includes the names of men and women who were conceived through inconceivable acts of darkness.
If you stare too long...
Every human life is made in God’s image (Gen 1:26-27).Every man, woman, child, and infant carries the potential to eternally reflect God’s glory. Our bodies, minds and spirits are created to shine His light.
For that reason, Christians have always believed that a person’s v...