Tag Archives: Discipleship

Reformed or Transformed?

Read Matthew 12:43-45; 2 Peter 2:20-22 I know it is time to clean out the shed behind my house again . . . but I probably won’t do it. That little shed, which serves as the storage space for random things … Continue reading

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Our Choice: United by Error or Divided By Truth?

I recently had an interesting conversation with a friend about a particular spiritual/social/moral issue – one on which the Bible plainly speaks. Even though my friend recognized the moral and spiritual implications of the issue at hand, he felt that the … Continue reading

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Encouaragement For A Change: Balcony Or Basement?

The book Passionate People (by Keith Miller and Bruce Larson),  describes two kinds of people — “basement people” and “balcony people.” Which one are you? “Basement people” are defined as “discouragers”. No matter what is happening, they always have a … Continue reading

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Why the World Still Needs My Church (And Yours)

Next month, my Church will celebrate 100 years of ministry.  To some of you – those who don’t attend Pinedale Christian Church – that may not sound like a big deal – just an excuse to plan a special service … Continue reading

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Is God’s Grace an Escape Hatch?

Have you ever gotten into a tough situation and started looking for an ESCAPE HATCH? The bullets start flying and the danger starts rising, and you try to find a magic portal, or a secret door, or a time machine, … Continue reading

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Fun/Profound (Video) – God Pie

I ran across this short (3 minute) video not long ago, and it made me smile. It also made me think . . . a lot. Pause for a moment and consider everything God has given you. Don’t let your … Continue reading

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The Real Location of the Ark of the Covenant – It Was Right There All The Time

I grew up on Indiana Jones. In fact, at some point in my childhood, I managed to get my hands on an actual whip – (I truly can’t remember WHERE I found one of those) – and I practiced for … Continue reading

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