My grades and my Bible study contradicted each other today. See, I just finished my third semester of Seminary last week and my final grades are in. I made a 98% in my Contemporary Evangelism course. To be quite honest, this is about par for the course for me. My grades are always strong. However, … Continue reading Let’s Go Fishing
"I will tell you what a tragedy is. I will show you how to waste your life. Consider a story from the February 1998 edition of Reader’s Digest, which tells about a couple who 'took early retirement from their jobs in the Northeast five years ago when he was 59 and she was 51. Now … Continue reading Don’t Waste Your Life…or the gift of salvation.
I started Seminary yesterday. In my Cross-Cultural Evangelism course, I was asked to post a Discussion Board highlighting my favorite text regarding evangelism. Below is my answer:The Bible is inundated with passages concerning the necessity of evangelism. I love the story of the prophet Isaiah answering God’s call in Isaiah 6:8. I love the rich … Continue reading My Favorite Scripture Regarding Evangelization
"...the time is coming when it will no longer matter whether you worship the Father on this mountain or in Jerusalem. 22 You Samaritans know very little about the one you worship, while we Jews know all about him, for salvation comes through the Jews. 23 But the time is coming—indeed it’s here now—when true … Continue reading Jews, Samaritans and True Worship
So whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God. Don’t give offense to Jews or Gentiles or the church of God. I, too, try to please everyone in everything I do. I don’t just do what is best for me; I do what is best for … Continue reading Weird Christians
Why do we have to be Christ-followers who fit in neat little Christian boxes? Why is there so much pressure on us to be good, rather than honest and real? If there were one thing I could tell the church right now, it would be that God hates pretense.Check out the story from Luke 18.11 … Continue reading God Hates Pretense
Glory to GodGlory to GodGlory to GodForever! - Steve FeeWhen Steve Fee penned these simple words, I believe he captured the entire meaning of the bigger word 'worship'. Psalm 66:1-3 says, "Shout joyful praises to God, all the earth! Sing about the glory of His name! Tell the world how … Continue reading Everyday Worship