Lord, we like to take it easy.

Joshua 18:1-19:51Lord, we like to take it easy. We like to have a comfortable life. We don't want to be too committed. We've become half-hearted. Where does this apathy come from? Does it come from You? Are You not calling us to be whole-hearted? Lord, lift us out of a life pf paying lip-service to …

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The beginning of understanding …

The beginning of understanding comes when we realize how little we understand - "At that time Jesus said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. 26 Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do" (Matthew 11:25-26). We …

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The Scriptures – Written a long time ago, written for today’s world

"Let this be written for a future generation,    that a people not yet created may praise the Lord." (Psalm 102:18) What was written, a long time ago, in the Scriptures, was written for us. That's not to say that we can jump easily from way back then to here-and-now. Often, it's difficult to see  the connections …

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