Tag Archives: Christianity

My life isn’t mine anymore

“As it is written, For thy sake we are killed all the day long; we are accounted as sheep for the slaughter.” (Romans 8:36) Too many self-professed Christians are missing the power of love — and a proper understanding of … Continue reading

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Review: “The Presence of the Kingdom” by Jacques Ellul

I’ve read quite a few of Jacques Ellul’s books over the years but I just got around to reading his first book, which was written in 1948: The Presence of the Kingdom by Jacques Ellul https://amzn.to/2ls7k8J I had high hopes … Continue reading

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The faith of Sarah Harmening

“Family members confirmed that Sarah Harmening was the passenger who lost her life in a tragic church bus accident on Camp Creek Pkwy…” Continue reading: Passenger killed in church bus crash identified http://www.11alive.com/news/passenger-killed-in-fatal-church-bus-crash-identified/447252321 Church bus crash victim’s final journal entry … Continue reading

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Can you imagine following Jesus apart from your politics?

From Keith Giles’ blog… As we look forward to the release of my new book, “Jesus Untangled: Crucifying Our Politics to Pledge Allegiance to the Lamb” on Jan. 20th, here’s a quick test to find out how entangled you are and … Continue reading

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America: The Seduction of Wealth and the Threat of Violence

I was reading Koester’s brief commentary on Revelation this morning and, again, I came across a passage that accurately describes the nation and culture in which I, as an American Christian, live: “John sought to startle his readers into a … Continue reading

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American Christians tricked into serving the cause of destruction and oppression

“And no marvel; for Satan himself is transformed into an angel of light.” (2 Corinthians 11:14) “Discernment is not simply a matter of telling the difference between what is right and wrong; rather it is the difference between right and … Continue reading

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Christians, Trump, and the Devil

Too many people who call themselves “Christians” have sold their eternal souls for a mess of American pottage. Supporting Donald Trump is only one symptom of their eternally fatal disease… Continue reading

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