Monthly Archives: January 2015

Whose Name?

It was Media Day at the 2015 Super Bowl.  Some of the biggest names in football were given the largest stage to answer reporters’ questions.  Success and the spotlight often reveal what’s in the heart.  One “superstar” spouted off that … Continue reading

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Heavy Hands

It’s one of my favorite, yet somewhat obscure, stories from the Old Testament. In it, the Israelites are traveling through the desert when they encounter their first enemy, the Amalekites. Moses took command and ordered Joshua to assemble an army … Continue reading

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In Every Way

“For we do not have a high priest who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet he did not sin.” (Heb 4:15) As I read … Continue reading

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Seasoned to Taste

Recently, I’ve felt a bit convicted about my complacency with regard to sharing my faith with others. Peter tells us to always be prepared to give a reason for the hope that we have (1 Pet 3:15), and Paul instructs … Continue reading

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The Application

I had to read it several times to make sure my eyes weren’t deceiving me. Once I concluded that I’d indeed read what I thought I had, my head drooped in disappointment. To help prepare for my own class, I … Continue reading

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Dog Ears

Solomon must have had a few dogs running around his palace, for he seemed to know their behavior pretty well when he wrote, “Whoever meddles in a quarrel not his own is like one who takes a passing dog by … Continue reading

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The Hospital

Recently, when speaking about the church’s role in reaching the lost, I concluded with this illustration. One of the side effects of being the only guy in a house full of females is that sometimes you end up watching British … Continue reading

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