If God Is Good, Why Do Bad Things Happen?

If God is good, why do bad things happen? The question is not new. People have asked it for centuries. It shows up in historical, philosophical, and religious texts. One of the places it appears is in Psalm 10. Most think that David is the author of Psalm 10. Assuming that, what David is doing […]

#Blessed: Let’s Make It More Than A Hashtag

  #Blessed? This hastag shows up on all our social media feeds, generally in reference to a new job, new car, or new haircut. Really? We can do better than that. Psalm 1, and indeed all of God’s Word, can shed some light on what “blessed” really means. Blessed is the man     who walks not […]

Submitted to the Word: Church Leadership

A couple weeks ago, I posted about why Christians should base everything they do on the Word of God. Then I posted a case study of what it looks like for a church to base their view of membership on the Scripture. In this post, I’m going to explore what it looks like for a […]

Submitted to the Word: Church Membership

Last week, I wrote a post about Christian decision-making and why Christians should submit everything to the Word of God. In this post, I am going to explore what submitting everything to the Word of God looks like in the life of a church, specifically regarding church membership.   Church membership is one of those […]