Great Leader

There are a lot of people that come to mind when I think about great leaders in the Bible. There are some though that stand out more than others. One leader that I am always intrigued by is Joshua. He had been chosen by God to take over the leadership...

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The Worst Sinner

Sin stinks. Sin separates us from God. Sin destroys us. Sin leads to death. Sin is darkness, ruin, and damnation. And sin cannot be fixed. Thus, Paul’s despairing cry, “Wretched man that I am! Who will deliver me from this body of death?” (Rom. 7:24). We cannot fix sin, but...

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Are We Listening to our Youth?

Many times, as a family minister or when I get together with other family ministers, the same question continually comes up in our conversations. Many times I have often sat and thought to myself, “What do young people want today from religion?” Usually, people are quick to say, “All they want...

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Strong in the Lord

Are you strong? It’s true that strength is a relative thing. We can always find someone “stronger.” Not only that but strength comes in different varieties. We might think of brute, physical strength first, but what about emotional strength? Some of the strongest people I’ve known I could easily whip...

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