Today is Martin Luther King Day. As a Civil Rights icon, I suppose he might deserve the world’s accolades. As a purported Christian, I don’t really know.
It’s January 1, 2020 AD according to the Gregorian Calendar. As usual people are posting resolutions for the new year and reflections on the previous year. I suppose I’m not that much different.
I know that sounds cruel. But, if she died a Christian why would she want to come back to this world? She’s with Jesus now.
A “meme” that has been going around the Internet for a few years can be summed up as “Don’t judge me because I sin differently than you do.” The idea being, presumably, that if we call a particular behavior a sin we are being hypocritical because we ourselves are sinners. After all, Jesus warned against hypocritical judgment when he told us to take the plank out of our eye before we try to take the splinter out of our brother’s eye. Read more
A while back I noted that we were looking for a new home. We looked, and looked, and none of the places we thought would be right were. In some cases, we went so far as to apply for a lease, only to either be so far down the line that our application was never looked at or first in line and skipped over. Not one of the places we had applied to even bothered to check our credit or our references.
Due to circumstances beyond my control, aren’t all circumstances like that in the end, my wife and I are looking for a new home. So far we’ve looked at several, but most of them are rather deficient in one way or another. Read more
Here’s the last of the videos of pledges from Thom Rainer’s
I Am a Church Member