I find that there is something very special about Christian fellowship. As evinced by my recent trip to India, the connection we have with brothers and sisters is the strongest and most joy-giving connection one can have. I have never met these people in my life, yet within a day’s time we are sharing our [...]
We often visualize ministry where Christians live the talk and do as Jesus would. But the reality is, Christians are frail, weak, and fickle, and God still uses them. Eugene Peterson says it extremely well: “The church is made up of sinners. The fleas come with the dog. We expect a disciplined army of committed men [...]
“There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.” Galatians 3:28 In Galatians, Paul is battling opponents of the Galatian church in order for them to understand what the true good news is in both belief and [...]
The thing you can expect from each other is not perfection, but constant slippage. We’re going towards perfection, but we’ll never get there. The thing is… you only learn is from constant failure. My Systematic Theology Professor lecturing on the doctrine of Original Sin I was listening to my professor’s lecture on original sin and [...]
But far be it from me to boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ… Galatians 6:14 I remember sitting with a woman in Taiwan who explained to me how God was moving in Taiwan. She then told me that “Taiwan is going to be the nation by which Asia will experience revival.” [...]
If there’s one thing you pick up from all the chatter in the news and on the streets, there’s lots of judgment being thrown around around this issue. Christians judging gays, gays judging Christians, Americans judging Christians, etc… So I wanted to start off this series of articles on homosexuality by doing some judging too. [...]
These guys give some great points on the ministry of physical healing Go out and show the gospel!