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God’s Will for You

While reading through 1 Thessalonians with my 2017 Bible Reading Plan, I was impressed by how clear the author reveals God’s will for our lives.  This stands in stark contrast with how many in the church today live, even my self at times.  Often, we hear our friends, family, or ourselves, say “I don’t know what […]

What Makes a Good Leader?

Yesterday I was privileged to be able to teach our Kids Camp Volunteers what it is that would earn them the title “good leader”.  Or, more precisely, what would grant them the label “good Christian leader”. Here’s what I said: In being a good leader, there is A LOT that could be said and many books that could […]

Jesus’ Thoughts on “Heaven Tourism”

Recently, while reading through Luke 16, I stumbled upon something fascinating.  In the story, Jesus told of the Rich Man and Lazarus (Luke 16:19-31), we read “But Abraham said, ‘They have Moses and the Prophets; let them hear them.’But he said, ‘No, father Abraham, but if someone goes to them from the dead, they will […]