What is Your Endgame?

A primary question we should consider is “What is our endgame?”.  In other words, where do we want the choices that we are currently making to take us in the future? Stephen Covey put it brilliantly in his book Seven Habits of Highly Effective People – “Begin with the end in mind.”  …

Where has Wisdom Gone?

There is a prevailing theory about the prisoner Barabbas.  You know, the guy that the crowd asked to be released instead of Jesus in Jerusalem. (Matthew 27:15 – 23) Pilate released Barabbas and crucified Jesus. The theory of which I write is this: the people saw Barabbas as a political …

Faith is a Journey

The life of a Christian is a journey, not a destination.  A follower of Jesus wants to grow in our faith, all the while making mistakes and often struggling to understand where we are in the journey. The journey is a struggle.  Many things in life compete for our attention. We …

Christian Words

Did you know that Christians have our own dialect? It’s not like secret, magic Mormon underwear or something like that.  Christians sometimes use weird and unfamiliar words like Saved and Lost, Forgiven, Redeemed and Blessed. I like to call these “Christian Words.” I think Christians sometimes forget the real meanings …

Is The Church Our God?

Acts 2 is a beautiful chapter in the Bible.  It is the beginning of God’s Church. “And they devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers. And awe came upon every soul, and many wonders and signs were being done through …