On the one hand, we have a loveless Truth wrapped in verbal explosives running around blowing things up and worsening the divide. On the other hand, we have a soft, squishy inoffensive Love parading herself around as the best way forward for society, but she forgot to pack the Truth when she set out on her journey.
In this series I'm sharing some of the Scriptures that have most radically influenced my own life and faith. Read full series here. I love the moment in The Lord of the Rings when Samwise turns to Frodo and asks, "I wonder what kind of a tale we've fallen into?" The two hobbits perceptively realized that their … Continue reading LIFE VERSES 9: Acts 17:17
In this series -- Life Verses -- I'm sharing some of the scriptures that have most impacted my life and faith journey. Today I want to share one of the most memorable moments I've had during my morning devotions. I even know the exact date. It was July 20, 2010. I was seeking God more desperately … Continue reading LIFE VERSES 8: Isaiah 49:1-6
In this series I am sharing some of the passages of the Bible — or Life Verses — that have most impacted my own life. “These men who have turned the world upside down have come here also....they are all acting against the decrees of Caesar, proclaiming that there is another king, Jesus.” ACTS 17:6 After college I immediately began … Continue reading LIFE VERSES 7: Acts 17:6
In this series I am sharing some of the passages of the Bible -- or Life Verses -- that have most impacted my own life. I was 21 years old. I was in the honeymoon period of my newfound faith. I can still remember how exciting it was reading my new Study Bible back then. Everything was … Continue reading LIFE VERSES 6: Romans 8:11
In this series I'm sharing some Bible verses that have been pivotal in my personal faith formation and life journey. For each time I speak....the word of the LORD has resulted In reproach and derision all day long. But if I say I'll never mention the LORD or speak in his name, his word burns in … Continue reading LIFE VERSES 5: Jeremiah 20:9