Tag Archives: Faith

The Comparison Trap

In the book of Habakkuk, the prophet is frustrated and expresses his righteous indignation to God regarding the evil he sees going on in the world around him. “How long, LORD, must I call for help and you do not … Continue reading

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An Uncomfortable Gospel

“For to those who are perishing the message of the cross is foolishness…” 1 Corinthians 1:18 Sharing the Gospel, the Good News, is uncomfortable. No doubt about it. Christianity assumes that absolute truth exists and should be shared, but we … Continue reading

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A God-sized burden

For some reason, when it comes to sharing our faith, evangelism, we have a tendency to believe that when we start the conversation salvation is in the balance and we are responsible for the outcome. In doing so we assume … Continue reading

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The Fifth Gospel

Matthew, Mark, Luke and John; the Gospels. That’s how we know them. But there is another gospel, the Fifth Gospel, which speaks to the hearts of men with just as much power. It is the gospel of God’s work in … Continue reading

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First to Third

Ask any Christian what their top three priorities in life are and you’ll almost always get the same answer. First, God. Second, family. Third, well, that’s where it get’s fuzzy. Might be work. Might be school. Might be a sport … Continue reading

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Messy Prayer

Prayer should be messy, loud, irrational and life-changing. I mean, seriously, the whole idea of prayer is that you’re pouring your heart out to God. And if you’re at all normal, that means you’ve occasionally got all kinds of junk … Continue reading

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Unity Is Not the Goal

I have a problem and I need your help. I hear a lot of rhetoric among Christians on campus about unity, and I honestly get kind of confused by it. You see, to me, unity is a great Biblical value, … Continue reading

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