A WAY SEEMS RIGHT

A WAY SEEMS RIGHT

2 min to read We sorely underestimate many verses in the Bible. Proverbs 16:25 must sit near the top of the list. It reads: “There is a way which seems right to a man, but its end is the way of death.” The Bible magnifies this verse’s importance by quoting it again in Proverbs 14.

AIRPLANE BONEYARD

AIRPLANE BONEYARD

< 1 minute I came across an incredible video article about the airline industry. During the COVID-19 pandemic, airlines grounded thousands of airplanes. Because maintenance needs remain, and atmospheric conditions may harm the giant machines, airlines must store planes in special places called “boneyards.”

UNITY IN DIVERSITY

UNITY IN DIVERSITY

2 min to read Our world needs unity in diversity. We need an answer to the question , “how can ‘the many’ diverse people be brought into ‘the one’ unified crowd?” It is the problem of the one and the many.

LOVE: ANOTHER REASON TO JOIN A CHURCH

LOVE: ANOTHER REASON TO JOIN A CHURCH

3 min to read There are many good reasons to join a local church. But there is yet another: love. In this way, I do not mean just the Christian compulsion to love; to love other Christians. I am referring, instead, to our inability to love – our inability to love everyone with the same intensity and devotion.

EIGHT FACETS OF FAITHFUL PREACHING

EIGHT FACETS OF FAITHFUL PREACHING

2 min to read Faithfulness is multifaceted; there is much more to it than simply capturing the dominant thrust of the passage we are expounding, essential as that is. Faithful servants of God’s Word prove themselves to be faithful stewards of it when they:

NOTHING IN MY HAND I BRING

NOTHING IN MY HAND I BRING

2 min to read Promoting helpful Christian reading is important part of the Church’s responsibility to promote the announcement of good news. This post aims to promote a well-written resource for those seeking to better understand the differences between Roman Catholic and Protestant beliefs.

PULSE

PULSE

< 1 minute Watching him made me ask, “am I watching me?”

STRUGGLING WITH SPIRITUAL DISCIPLINES

STRUGGLING WITH SPIRITUAL DISCIPLINES

6 min to read I imagine most church members would find it hard to believe their pastors struggle with practicing spiritual disciplines. If any group of people should excel at personal Bible reading and memorization, prayer, worship, evangelism, fasting, and a number of other important Christian exercises, it should be the shepherds. And yet, surprisingly, many pastors do in fact struggle to consistently practice them. In certain seasons of ministry, good and important ministry needs tend to crowd out the everyday disciplines of Bible study and prayer. The struggle is real.

TO READ SLOWLY

< 1 minute “But reading as slowly as O’Hara did in 1959 was easier then than now. The concept of being busy had not reached it’s apogee, as it has in the twenty-first century. To read slowly today is not just unfashionable but nearly impossible. We are in a permanent hurry, and even a move to the sticks cannot protect us from the …