Words and Meaning

"A hermeneutic that enables you to affirm women as pastors is a hermeneutic that will enable you to get most anywhere else you want to go with Scripture."  - Jason Allen, President, Midwest Baptist Theological Seminary He's right.  And it's happening in churches and denominations across  America.  Words are being re-defined so they can be … Continue reading Words and Meaning

Integrity

I had to share this devotion from Worthy Brief: Proverbs 11:3 The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them. This particular devotion was sent in from some friends of the ministry in Nigeria -- please take the time to read this powerful message. An aging king woke … Continue reading Integrity

It Matters to Him About You

George Mueller (1805-1898) lived in England and built several orphanages.  He never had a salary, never held a job as such, but relied totally on God to provide for his own needs, and more importantly, the needs of the orphanages. The Worthy Brief relates the following: Faith was the pinnacle of George Muller's life. Without … Continue reading It Matters to Him About You

Bucket List (No, I’m not dying—yet)

Everone knows what a bucket list is; that list of things you want to do before you "kick the bucket."  A movie a few years ago with that name starring Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson was a rather irreverent view of dying on one hand, but a realistic view on the other. (As of this … Continue reading Bucket List (No, I’m not dying—yet)