A close friend in our church texted me this question today amidst the whirlwind of conspiracy theories wildly blowing among believers on social media. "What are your thoughts towards the uproar of believers posting conspiracy type things online (especially today)? I feel overwhelmed by the amount of fear and disunity." This is the worst of … Continue reading Conspiracy theories among Christians
Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. It's like Christmas without the pressure of gift giving. It's simple and spiritual. We stop and give thanks to our Maker for His blessings to us. This year some of our family, about 30 of us, will gather to enjoy a time of prayer and fellowship around the family table. … Continue reading This Thanksgiving, I’m thankful I am not them.
When pastors apply the Bible to politics people get angry. This presidential election season is particularly charged because "evangelicals" (is that even a word any more) are passionate about one candidate or another in a scenario where neither candidate is ideal. Not only is the nation divided but in this season, the church is on … Continue reading One more thought on the 2016 Presidential Election