Beauty and Scripture

Beauty is difficult to grasp. We know it exists, but were not sure what to do with it, we know we enjoy it but can’t really have it, or at-least fully possess it. Beauty pulls us out of ourselves and towards transcendence, it overwhelms our senses with wonder, wonder for more. Have you ever been […]

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Some Of What Preaching Is Not

1. Preaching is not preaching if Christ is not preached! Acts 10:36 “As for the Word he sent to Israel, preaching good news of peace through Jesus Christ, He is Lord of all.” 1 Corinthians 1:17 and 23 “For Christ did not send me to baptize but to preach the gospel, and not with eloquent […]

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What If He Speaks?

This was a game changer!   GAME changer! I had always thought I could never really know anything about God. Sure, people may have given me some ideas, great guesses from believable sincere people as to who God is and how he works, but could anybody really know? God sorta seemed like a toss up. […]

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Can We Understand Scripture?

“Well, that is just your interpretation!”   ┬áCHRISTIAN┬áSMITH in his book The Bible Made Impossible coined a very helpful term, “pervasive interpretive pluralism”, within this understanding Christian goes to say among Bible believing Christians there is without a doubt interpretive differences. A good question to ask then is can we understand Scripture with them being […]

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