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Greatest Hits

August 14, 2012


To quote Someone I admire, “It is finished.” No, I’m not talking about the entirety of redemption. THAT was finished a while ago. The scope of my “it” is a little smaller. Just a little. I’ve decided to cease maintaining this blog. It has been a wonderful experience, but I can’t seem to post to […]

Guest Post on “Holding to Truth”—Faith: What It Is and How To Get It

August 2, 2012


Here’s a great blog I’m subscribed to. “Holding to Truth in Love.” Some good friends of mine manage and write for it. They just posted a short article I wrote for them about “Faith.” Check out the blog and look for my article at —

Stop Serving God. Just Stop.

July 5, 2012


Not as easy as it looks.

It’s been a while since I’ve posted.  Seven months. Phew.  I’m still touched by how many of you subscribe and comment. You encourage me. May you continue to grow in the Lord. Call & Response I’ve never met a Christian who didn’t want to serve God. It’s built into us. He saved us. Serving God […]

100 Memory Worthy Verses from the Gospel of Matthew

November 22, 2011


This post is by a friend of mine named Joe Putnam. He wanted to write a guest post for this blog. Reading through it will give you a great birds-eye view of this gospel. Follow Joseph on Twitter (@JosephPutnam). Every verse in the book of Matthew is worthy to be memorized. But since that’s probably not […]

Happy Birthday to the Blog

November 14, 2011


Woah! It snuck up on me! It was one year ago that I took the plunge into the icy waters of the blogosphere. It was a big plunge with a small splash, and it came a month after my wife and I had our first baby. Now my daughter is toddling around and so is […]

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The Truth: How to Find It and Why It’s Awesome

November 11, 2011


It’s time to get metaphysical. If you read my blog, you know I like Watchman Nee. An amazing student of the Word. A man who had a deep, intimate relationship with God. A man who also, on May 30, 1972, died in a Communist prison camp for his faith in Christ. A small scrap of […]

30 Things Every Christian Should Remember

October 27, 2011


To remember,   to bring to mind,   to consider… Why Our Memory is So Important The journey of our Christian life is the transformation of our soul. On either side of this transformation, there are two bookends. First, we recieve Christ. This is the beginning, the salvation of our spirit. At the end of our Christian life is our […]

6 Ways to Experience the Christ in You

August 29, 2011


She was only twelve. But the illness was too much. Her father begged the man to come and do something, to raise her from the dead if he could. Desperate fathers do desperate things. Jesus came, but as He was passing through a crowd, a woman saw Him. She pushed her way towards Him and was able […]

The Eternal Purpose of God

August 6, 2011


I just added a new page to my blog. You can find the link on the side or the top. It’s called The Eternal Purpose of God I lost some sleep over this one. But, I want to thank those that commented on my previous post The Missing Link to Growing in God. Also to those […]

The Missing Link to Growing in God: Knowing His Eternal Will

July 14, 2011


I’m starting to realize something about spiritual growth. I Can’t Skip Steps. In college, I had prerequisites for every class. If I took a class without taking the prerequisites, I’d fail. The same is true for my spiritual growth in God. For example, I was never be able to deal with my sins or deal […]