April 11, 2018

Christianity is a lifestyle not a habit. But we like our manageable habits, don’t we? We like our church habit, The Well habit, the Christian radio habit, the small group habit, and we may even throw in a few events every now and again, like volunteering once a year at VBS, going on a missions trip or attending a Christian conference or concert. And ALL of these are good except when we think THIS is the Read More

March 28, 2018

Good gravy, it’s hard to convince women who claim to be Christian to spend time in the Word of God! Women don’t have any qualms about buying Bibles and having their names embossed on them and we like having that convenient Bible app on our phones. It’s just that we don’t actually read on a regular basis the Bible we buy or download. Now, it’s not that we don’t have any time to read because, um, yeah, Read More

March 21, 2018

“The greatest threat to the church is immature faith.” That’s a quote by J.D. Walt from his devotional book (thank you, Mindy Clemons!) on the First Letter of John. Mr. Walt further states that immature faith leads to false teaching, false faith, desecrates community and destroys unity. Word. I would add that immature faith also keeps us from participating in the work of God and contributes to the quenching and grieving of Read More