Everyday Faith (James 2:1-13)

MOTIVATE It is the job of medical experts to protect our bodies from disease, but God has designed the job the church with His gospel and Scripture to protect our soul from disorder. The Book of James was written for an audience under discouragement and distress and needed to hear how to have a foundation…

Everyday Faith (James 1:19-27)

MOTIVATE Having 5 kids means our garage has several scooters and bikes. Not too long ago, a church member family donated a bike to one of our girls. So, on occasion I’ve been trying to teach some to ride a bike. The thing about learning to ride a bike isn’t about balance as much as…

A Mug’s Game

Had I desired to foment trouble, I could have brought great bloodshed… But what would it have been? A mug’s game. I did nothing: I left it to the Word.

Cherish Your Church

Young people matter to God. This reality has been a central component of my faith and ministry call since before 1997. Statistics and stories have frequently pointed to the fact that high percentages of people who have sincere and sustaining faith, did so before the age of eighteen. And unfortunately, smaller percentages of adults over…