Tag Archives: theology

In Jesus’ Words: Do as they say, not as they do. (Matthew 23:1-36)

How many times have we heard the use of the words, “Do as I say, not as I do.”?  That expression actually came from one of Jesus’ speeches where he is talking about the Pharisees and scribes, the religious hypocrites … Continue reading

Posted in Home, In Jesus' Words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In Jesus’ Words: The story that explains everything (Matthew 20:1-16)

The following is one of the most important stories Jesus told in the Bible.  It explains our world.  It explains God.  It explains what Grace really is.  And it explains Heaven.  It is what differentiates the Christian faith from every other religion … Continue reading

Posted in Home, In Jesus' Words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

In Jesus’ Words: Transfiguration and Unbelief (Matthew 17:1-13)

The Transfiguration of Jesus as recorded in Matthew 17 is one of the hardest things for many people to grasp.  Even for myself growing up church, it was never mentioned a lot.  People like to hear about Jesus for his Sermon … Continue reading

Posted in Home, In Jesus' Words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Response to the Debate (and the great printer mystery)

Did you watch or hear about yesterday’s Evolution vs. Creationism Debate between Bill Nye (Science Guy) and Ken Ham (Answers in Genesis CEO)?  I’m glad we’re having this open debate, but there is nothing that “ruffles my feathers” more for me than walking … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Life's Questions | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

What if you could not talk to God?

It seems unlikely, right?  Most of us talk to God one way or another, whether we’re in a crisis or a joyous celebration, or just for wishful thinking.  But that is not exactly true for some.  Can you imagine if you … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Life's Questions | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is God in Las Vegas?

I wondered… Are they for real or just another couple of crazy people in Las Vegas? I have been to Las Vegas a couple of times now, both times were stopovers on my way to California and the Grand Canyon.  The Las Vegas airport … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Life's Questions | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Don’t kick against the goads

Paul to King Agrippa in Rome: Why should it be thought incredible by you that God raises the dead? – Acts 26:8 I love the character of Paul in the 1st century.  He was bold yet humble.  He walked the talk.  … Continue reading

Posted in Home, Spirit | Tagged , , , , , , , ,