“Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you. Come near to God and he will come near to you.” -James 4:7-8 I have a … Continue reading The Problem With Submission…
a few weeks ago, out of the blue, I looked up Rachel Held Evans because I hadn’t heard from her in a while. I have enjoyed her blog, and though … Continue reading It feels like a sucker-punch…
He replied, “Because you have so little faith. Truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, ‘Move from here … Continue reading Fear the Walking Faith…It’s a journey!
Whether we care to admit it or not, we are liars. Go ahead, soak it up, take it in… Some of you are probably offended by this accusation. Some of … Continue reading You’re a Liar, I’m a Liar – Here’s Why…
16″ Then the eleven disciples went to Galilee, to the mountain where Jesus had told them to go. 17 When they saw him, they worshiped him; but some doubted. 18 Then Jesus came … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, Baptism & The Great Commission?
Today I want to explore with you only ten things that will kill our corps. As with other lists we have compiled here on Pastorsponderings, this is merely a primer … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army – 10 Things That Will Kill Your Corps
Monday after Easter, and the Easter dress is on the floor in the laundry room, as are the Easter suits and carelessly tossed ties and shoes. Easter is over. The … Continue reading Putting Jesus Back
I have to admit right up front that I was never an avid fan of Bowie’s music. Sure, I know all of the hits, like “China Girl“, “Let’s Dance” and … Continue reading David Bowie, Lazarus, Blackstar, Life and Death
“Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who … Continue reading Dear Salvationist -Watch Your Mouth!
You know, as they say, “Out with the old, in with the new”…but a part of me is feeling a little melancholy about this one. I can still remember … Continue reading Dear Salvation Army, The New Song Book
Read about Gary, He has much to teach us about giving!
The Syrian Refugee Crisis, The Terror Attack in Paris, ISIS…what is the response of the Christian Church?