Month: July 2014

Children, Chores and Change

Work is hard When a child is born into a family there will eventually come a day when mom and dad realize they need to be proactive in teaching their children the value of work by way of chores. When God created man, he put him to work. When God created …

Immigration: 7 Questions for Christians

Immigration Restriction and Border Control When it comes to the current immigration debate in D.C. and among Americans nationwide, the opinions abound. But for those who consider themselves first Christians, and, in addition, Conservative, we must be careful to filter through the media misrepresentations and seek out what the Bible …

Contemporary Quibbles

Dear Contemporary Church Worship Leader: 1. Can we stop singing songs about us singing songs to God? 2. Are the electric guitar solos and distortion necessary? 3. Do we have to say that phrase again? and again? 4. Does your keyboardist have to play “soft pads and strings” while you talk in a low, …

A Diligent Colonel Sanders

When we see pictures of Colonel Sanders today, the founder of Kentucky Fried Chicken, it is always him as an old man. Why is that? Simply because Colonel Sanders founded KFC at the age of 65…….. 65!!?? However, there is more to the story than him arbitrarily beginning this franchise. There are …

A Mischievous Past Revisited

Sometimes I think back and cringe at the mischievous lifestyle I lived before God’s sovereign work in my life. I am not talking about a pencil I stole from my classroom neighbor in grammar school, but the type of sins that cause you to wonder what you would now say to a …