Wealth is increasingly and unfairly concentrated among a privileged few. Jesus said: “Watch out! Life does not consist in an abundance of possessions”.
I think it would be wise to schedule a break here and there.
Thinking biblically about public life begins with framing reality according to the Word of God.
We forget that life quickly passes b
True biblical preaching should always be potentially life-changing, and not at just the superficial level of traditional “to-do list” applications.
The entire Bible speaks against despising another person for any reason.
A storm in a tea-cup is nothing, unless the tea-cup is your head!
Anything that takes your mind off God destroys you.
Having received everything from God, our earthly as well as eternal life, we respond with disobedient stubbornness.
God is our Father, so we can't allow ourselves to be struck down by meaningless things.
The gospel is one beggar telling another where to find food.
Whenever God breaks into the world, there is an adverse reaction from the ruling powers.
God's omnipotence and goodness are shown in the way bad things can be made into good.
It's not enough to hear the message; you have to act on it.
Here is where it gets interesting: they marry. And have kids. And Tim’s father dies.
Our grand truth arrives only with a definitive encounter: only when we meet our Creator.
Christians have been wrong on the environment, but they have also, at times, been right, acting justly and humanely—and with results that we still benefit from today.
How do you solve your problems?
Every virtuous person is flawed, and every flawed person has good character traits too. Let’s keep both in mind.
Each one will carry his own guilt before God; we won't be able to blame anyone else. What will you do then?
God wants us to fill our place in life, whatever it may be, and do our job well.
The day will come when there will be no confusion about the future.
For Christians the paradigmatic model of success served others and gave his life for our rescue.
You may renounce many things, but never give up the truth. Only truth can set you free.
Every one of our good characteristics has a flip side.
When we are expressing our dependence on and need of God, then it is our prayer that makes us most human!