The Apostle James  will Make you Angry… sorry

The Apostle James will Make you Angry… sorry

What thing is so dear to you that you’d be upset if God asked to have it? Search deeply and I think you’ll find there’s more than one. A loved one? A hobby? A habit? A political philosophy? For people in the Apostle James’ little congregation, the thing they didn’t...
A Way Forward

A Way Forward

Perhaps the most surprising thing about the Supreme Court ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges, where the Court ruled that the right to marry is guaranteed to same-sex couples, was that it didn’t surprise anyone. Everyone saw it coming even if they didn’t agree with it. How...
In the Devil’s Darkness

In the Devil’s Darkness

There can be no gospel without sin. Whereas God’s grace is preexistent to all creation (because grace is an attribute of God’s own being) the gospel is God’s graceful declaration to people that, because of Christ’s work, forgiveness is theirs. Grace is in the very...