Happier Unmarried

Sitting with a preacher last week, he asked, “Why is it strange when a person has no interest in marriage? The apostle Paul said that remaining unmarried can be the better choice—even the happier one—so why is it the weird choice?” This preacher has a habit of asking such questions: they make me think he’s crazy at …

Surrender: I Give Up

I Give Up

I know a lady with a sickness. She seems too ill to function in life; she does not attend church, she rarely attends social events, and everyone knows just how ill she is. Except, I have seen her in town many times. And when something exciting goes on, I see …

Are All Sins Equal?

Not Every Sin Is Equal

When discussing sin I frequently hear people say, “Sin is sin. Yours is no better than mine.” I understand the sentiment, but is this statement actually true? Allow me to give an illustration. You and I both drive to work and get pulled over by police in the course of our commute. You …

Is Greek Mythology In the Bible?

Greek Mythology and the Bible

A friend once sent me an article written by an atheist who alleges that Christians must believe in Greek mythology if they truly believe the Bible. The article came from The Thinking Atheist which said: If you believe the Holy Bible is absolutely, perfectly accurate and infallible: You believe in the Satyr, …

A.W. Tozer

3 Ways We Have Sold God Out

Over the last few years I have had the opportunity to meet many pastors and church leaders in various denominations across America. Throughout my conversations, three fundamental changes consistently surfaced over and over again. I believe it is these three changes that have resulted in the anemic Christianity we loath today…