Courtroom or Hospital


Be sure to sign up for new blog posts via email!      Romans 3:23 and 6:23 point out an obvious problem in humans and its result. And once we have come into a deep and meaningful relationship with Jesus, we have been justified (made legally whole to be in God’s presence) and are in the process of sanctification (the process of becoming more and … Continue reading Courtroom or Hospital

Goodness versus Godliness


 Be sure to sign up for new blog posts via email!    February 5, 2016 From the book Tell the Truth by Will Metzger “We can become too passive and just enjoy God. We can presume on God’s grace and use our secure salvation perversely. Grace exposes nominal Christians. The worst form of badness is human goodness, which attempts to substitute itself for Christ’s righteousness. … Continue reading Goodness versus Godliness

Why Follow Jesus? Why Not?


 Be sure to sign up for new blog posts via email!    February 2, 2016 Why would anyone choose to follow Jesus? Why would anyone want to have their priorities changed, even the way they are living? Why would anyone desire to connect with their Creator in a real and personal relationship? I guess my question is really why wouldn’t they? The answer is many … Continue reading Why Follow Jesus? Why Not?

Better-than-these-but-not-as-bad-as-them


 Be sure to sign up for new blog posts via email!    January 23, 2016 “…even today, if you hear of a pastor being fired from a church for “moral reasons”, you can make a pretty safe bet that “moral” involves either sex or money (or both)…however, we are not scandalized by lack of love. But Jesus is!” Why do we have outrage at people … Continue reading Better-than-these-but-not-as-bad-as-them