Mar 31, 2020
For some of us, nothing is scarier than the thought of being vulnerable on the open ocean. Bobbing around on a raft or lifeboat, if you’re not used to sailing, would be frightening.
Our current dilemma with the Coronavirus seems a little like that. In the 1944 film, Lifeboat, a group of people tried not to let fear...
Mar 30, 2020
Let’s just get to it. For the first time in any of our lifetimes, the whole world is facing a common enemy. One that threatens our way of life. But it’s not a dangerous person, or a hostile nation.
It’s a virus.
Literally overnight, we might be faced with disruptions in our lives that no one has experienced...
Mar 27, 2020
Do you tend to be a fair-weather friend? Do you stay strong when times are good, but run away if things are difficult? Nothing will ruin a relationship more than that.
Let’s be honest here: There is someone in your life who needs your help and strength. Maybe you need to step it up in that area.
Jesus is a perfect...
Mar 26, 2020
Who is the most loyal person you’ve ever known? A parent? Spouse? Friend?
Truthfully, we all crave loyalty. It gives us a sense of safety. We feel that if there is some loyalty in our world, it’s like a warm blanket on a cold night. Life seems less scary.
As we discuss the role of Jesus in our personal stories, it...
Mar 25, 2020
One of the biggest criticisms of those who follow Jesus Christ is that such a model is very exclusive. In other words, it seems on the surface that Jesus leaves some people out of the salvation plan, because He says that He is the only way to God.
But what is He really telling us?
John 14:6 says, “Jesus answered, ‘I...