Michael J. Fox is quoted as saying, “Family is not an important thing. It’s everything.” Mr. Fox is not alone, this is a common refrain among many.
Family is important. Some disregard, ignore, or abuse their family. Many give themselves over to their work, their hobbies, or their friends at the expense of their children or spouse. Many of the most successful people have chosen business over family. Continue reading “Family is everything, unless Jesus is”
Left to itself, humanity cannot create unity. Need evidence? Just glance over the current social and political landscape throughout our world.
Yet, unity is possible. It exists. However, we remain inept at building it. The best we can do is maintain it. Unfortunately, some are not willing to pay the price to either enter into it or preserve it. Continue reading “The price for unity”
Money, politics and religion can stir up controversy. Within Christendom, opinions about church run deep. Yet, most agree what the New Testament teaches, such as its insistence there is one church. Disagreement arises over how this teaching should be applied to our world.
Can we understand how the Bible’s teaching regarding one church relates to our world? Can the confusion be untangled? I believe yes. Continue reading “One church: the intersection of scripture and today’s world”
This parable helps us understand salvation. Continue reading What saves us?