Person or Proposition?

Person or Proposition?

Lately I’ve been taken with the vast difference in outlook that results from how we view truth.  Now, before you dismiss these thoughts as so ethereal as to be of no use, please hang in there for a moment.  In the 20th century evangelical mind, truth and...
It’s Simple, Really!

It’s Simple, Really!

The Story of God in relation to creation is basically a really simple story of a great relationship gone bad, and the way back. Clearly there are lots of twists and turns, nuances, and deep meaning, but at its root it’s a story of creative love that was broken and is...
Diamond In The Rough

Diamond In The Rough

Have you ever seen a diamond before it’s polished? Actually, you may have seen one but didn’t even know it was a diamond. It’s not pretty. It isn’t polished, and it certainly doesn’t have the fire we look for in good quality diamonds. Most people might even sift...
God’s Holiness Rubbing Off On You

God’s Holiness Rubbing Off On You

Have you ever read the newspaper and then noticed the dark ink on your fingers?  It rubs off on your hands.  Or what about leaning against a white-washed wall – then you notice the white dust on your clothes.  Things are always rubbing off on you. ...
Remembering and Forgetting

Remembering and Forgetting

The story of salvation is a story of remembering and forgetting. Deep within every one of us is an image that was lovingly placed there by the creative imagination of God. When He conceived of us, He imprinted us with an image that was like Jesus. Over time and...