When teaching on various commands of Christ, I have read teachings from Jesus in the gospels and asked our congregation to examine the Scripture themselves. This has allowed me to learn from them as much as I could ever teach.... Continue Reading →
The United Methodist Church ruled in it's special called general conference to uphold the church's traditional view that homosexuality is sinful. It did so by a narrow margin - 53% in favor of the "Traditional Plan" and 47% in view... Continue Reading →
Deuteronomy 29:29 says, “The hidden things belong to the Lord our God, but the revealed things belong to us and our children forever.” As we study Scripture, there are some things that are still hidden and a mystery. Today's question... Continue Reading →
Perspective is everything. On Christmas morning, kids excitedly wake up early to check the tree and their stockings. They joyfully unwrap presents and play with their new toys. Parents are equally excited, however their perspective is quite a bit different. I spent most of Christmas morning assembling a princess castle. And I cannot tell you how may cuts I have from opening hard plastic packaging. The exuberance is the same - the perception is quite a bit different.