Verse-of-the-Day and Other Ways Not to Read Scripture


There is no doubt in my mind that this post is going to offend some of you and if it does then I am truly sorry.  Do what you normally do when you disagree with something I (or someone else) say...ignore it.  I am concerned that we (Christianity/the Church) have fostered what Kenda Creasy Dean … Continue reading Verse-of-the-Day and Other Ways Not to Read Scripture

The person that will send you to hell is ________


The plane was late leaving Las Vegas so people were overly-tired, easily-agitated but most-of-all ready to go home.  A little boy who was no more than 12-14 months old was playing peek-a-boo with me a couple of airport aisles in front of me.  After a while he was tired of playing and then shortly he … Continue reading The person that will send you to hell is ________

Life does exist after 30


I have delayed writing this post much like I delay going to the dentist, doctor or even a car repair shop.  It is the self-discovery that I dread and the inevitable bad news that comes from a doctor's office or a repair shop that I loathe.  Nevertheless I drudge on through because it is only … Continue reading Life does exist after 30

Answering and not answering fools


Proverbs 26:5 reads, "Answer a fool according to his folly or he will be wise in his own eyes." I often heard this quoted by preachers, teachers and students who are apologetically inclined to defend the truth against the skeptics and naysayers of our society.  There is some merit to answering a fool to his … Continue reading Answering and not answering fools