What is the Gospel?
What does it mean to follow Jesus?
What does it mean to be a Christian?
In answering these questions, I’ve heard an array of Christians talk about how it’s all about love and grace, being a good person, or going to church. However, when it comes to following Jesus, there was one message that Jesus preached that I rarely hear people talk about these days. That message is this: Continue reading When we repent, Jesus empowers.
I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God,who loved me and gave himself for me.” – Galatians 2:20
As Easter approaches tomorrow, Christians around the globe will celebrate Jesus’ resurrection. It’s a monumental time to rejoice, but I always find something even more fascinating than simply celebrating through the good times. Continue reading Christ Lives In Me
You are what you eat, right? That’s what they say—whoever “they” are (I never know). But I know “they” can be right. Continue reading What influences you?
“If you love me, obey my commandments.” – Jesus (John 14:15)
Continue reading It’s all about love, or is it?
Churches should be more like fast food restaurants. Continue reading Fast Food Church
Over the years, and especially when I worked at a Christian bookstore, it was easy to be jaded by information about Jesus that people promised would lead to transformation. Continue reading Information Is Not Enough
I’d officially like to take a moment and establish myself as a church geek:
I absolutely love reading books about churches. Continue reading Church Geek
I find it interesting how some churches identify themselves as a family, yet they don’t display many of the characteristics that define one. Continue reading The Church as a Family