Posts tagged ‘disciples’

Trust and Obey

Over the past three years three people have invited us to their “church”. All three meant well. But there are three problems. Read more…

What a Choir!

Well, Margaret and I made it to the National Quartet Convention in Louisville, Kentucky, USA. It took us ten hours to get here from our home in Ontario, Canada. It is a trip we have planned for months, to celebrate our 35th wedding anniversary. Read more…

No Sour Lemons

I have been in churches with choirs whose members sing about the love of God and the joy of the Lord. Except they look like they’ve eaten a bowl of chokecherries with lemon sauce.

We are a city set on a hill to proclaim the love of God. What do people see in you? Read more…

Power Politics Are Tough

For a third time I look at that extraordinary account in John 11 of the official response to the power Jesus displayed. Read more…

Tough, It’s a Miracle

What a terrible thing it is for institutional religion for a prophet or faithful witness to appear in the power of God! Read more…

When the Going Gets Tough, Some Just Go

Some people don’t see God at work, they see religion at risk. Read more…

Cross Every Day

So, what does it really mean for Jesus to say, “Those who want to come with me must say no to the things they want, pick up their crosses every day, and follow me” (Luke 9:23 God’s Word)?
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