The Purpose of Man?

  There is a question that I have been struggling with for a long time, and maybe someone can impart some wisdom to me on the subject. Brace yourself, because it’s one of those big, hairy questions. What is our purpose? Why are we here? Now I know there are some people who can speak … Continue reading The Purpose of Man?

Easy Salvation?

I wonder if we [the church] have fallen into the trap of making salvation too easy. Is it possible that in the rush to fill pews [and perhaps offering baskets] we have lowered the bar for becoming a Christian to a dangerous level? Is it possible that we have begun to preach an easy form … Continue reading Easy Salvation?

Christmas Cheer!

While perusing Facebook this morning I ran across pictures of various children gleefully playing with their Christmas presents.  There were also pictures of Christmas trees almost suffocating from the mounds of festively-wrapped gifts underneath.  And there were dozens of comments from family and friends and acquaintances wishing me and mine a “Very Merry Christmas!”.  Some … Continue reading Christmas Cheer!