Tag Archive | Jesus

Why Life Seems Unfair

We often see life as unfair and wonder why. Life doesn’t seem unfair, it is unfair. As a matter of fact not much in life is fair. We learn early in life that people don’t always understand us. They don’t understand what we’re saying or how we feel. We can come up with an incredible idea […]

Discovering Your Purpose / Understanding Your Infinite Value

In my last Discovering Your Purpose post I stated that our purpose in life is to please God. The first step to pleasing God is to begin understanding what your worth to him. Our value isn’t measured in dollars and cents. It’s measured in blood. About six pints of blood. That’s how much Christ shed […]

How Wide Should Pastors Cast The Net?

So, How wide should your pastor cast the net? Many pastors and churches are continually frustrated by this. If we cast it too wide will we end up with a luke-warm church? If we don’t cast wide enough how will our church survive? Without oversimplifying the issue here are some great ways to come to […]

Why Pastors Avoid Controversy. Should They?

I usually try to avoid post titles that exclaim an indictment toward the church. I find that them filled with one cliché after another, and written in “Christianise”. That is their vocabulary is only understood by those well indoctrinated by the church. I do believe we should exhort the church when necessary. The apostles did so […]

I Could Never Love A God Who Would…

If you’re reading this you’ve heard someone say I couldn’t love a God who…?  Kills little children Allows people like Hitler to exist. Is against gay marriage. Is for gay marriage. And so on. Even while in Bible College I heard these things. So, if you’ve heard them or said them God won’t be shocked. Everyone […]

God Loves You

God loves you. I know you’ve heard it before. Someone says “God loves you”. For the most part we believe it. There are times though when we don’t or we doubt. I’m in the same boat. Recently I began finishing up my last few classes towards my degree. My Old Testament has people of different […]

Well That’s Your Interpretation

Adam and Eve chose to believe that what God said was open to interpretation