Recently in the news we have been hearing a lot about the possibility of an alien earth being closer to our home planet than first thought. A mere 13 light years.
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There is a section of the story that revolves around David having an affair with Bathsheba that often troubles me.
I’ve really been stuck on this verse lately “I have become all things to all people so that by all possible means I might save some” (1 Cor. 9:22). I have struggled with the weight of ‘becoming all things’ and what that possibly could mean for my context. Here’s what I have discovered.
How’s your job? Do you have the same routine every single day? On weekends do you sleep in, do some extra work around the house, maybe enjoy a ball game or go to the park with family, breaking the monotony of the week only to begin it again on Monday morning? Fun right, the same [...]
What are you standing against today? Did you wake up this morning facing a large pile of bills and you have no idea how you will cover them? Are you sick of body in any number of various ways? Are you lonely and in need of companionship? Regardless of your need there is an answer.
I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about this question, what is the treasure I long for the most? Some external moments have fueled this process, Andy Stanley preached on matters of the heart explaining that greed is not about money but about the heart. I’ve been struggling with making sense of the words “God [...]
Nearing the end of this series of posts and I came across one that at first glance many of us would say there can be no misquoting of the verse, so perhaps what I am saying is this one has more of a misunderstanding or a misrepresentation. Again this one is based on the context [...]
You know those verses that are mentioned in one context but are often applied to every exterior context in our lives? That’s where we are going today. Matthew 18:19-20.
I don’t feel as though I have done proper justice to the discussion of submission within marriage, the voices in my head are still arguing about a few minor (which may be major really) points which I will outline tomorrow. Today I want to deal with a ‘verse’ that is very misquoted, to the point [...]
I feel like maybe I should change the name of the blog to ‘submission central’ or ‘the art of submission’ and then just gather all the thoughts into a book. Maybe someday that will happen. The conversation in my head has been crazy, all those voices explaining new thoughts on submission and the relationship of [...]