When Jesus uses the two words “I am,” something unique happens: He is claiming to be Israel’s God, Yahweh.Read more "Jesus The I AM"
Our lives can flood with joy, peace, and comfort knowing that God doesn’t just love us—he likes us. He enjoys us, and we are transformed by his love and delight.Read more "Dear Christian, God Likes You"
Understanding baptism is crucial for all Jesus-followers. But, I’ve often wondered if the way we baptize followers of Jesus really matters–since wise people, that I greatly respect, disagree.Read more "Baptism: Sprinkling or Dunking?"
God’s words are crucial for his people’s existence and preservation. Displaying both his presence and his faithfulness, the words of God are a mediator between the unrevealed and the revealed.Read more "Why the Word?"
Complaining is saying that God should act differently towards me than he has — and when you know the God of the Bible, that’s a scary thought.Read more "It’s the Worst: Contemplating Our Complaining"
Thinking is a central part of life: decisions are the bricks of life, building our days, years, and ultimately our lives. This tool of the human experience sometimes overwhelms, excites, surprises, blesses, or misleads us.Read more "Keep Thinking"
A new earth and heaven is coming with the best part being, God and his people are fully face to face, never to be veiled by any obstacles. Sin: gone. Satan: gone. Death: gone. Perfectly happy because perfectly unified.Read more "God’s Temple-Presence"