You’ve Got a Problem

You’ve Got a Problem

A statement no one wants to hear is “you’ve got a problem.” Many times even if we do, we just don’t want to hear about it. Like it or not we all have a problem. It’s not a drug problem, the president or a virus, it is the problem of all the world for all time. The...
Hope

Hope

Hope.  This is a wonderful word.  In fact, some people are named after this wonderful word.  I have a niece with a middle name of “Hope.”  I know people who are called by this name “Hope” on a regular basis.  It is no wonder that parents name their children after this...
Gender, Culture and Scripture

Gender, Culture and Scripture

It’s time to preach the truth in love.   The Harsh Reality Here is the harsh reality — members of the Lord’s church of Christ are confused. It is no longer uncommon to see the wife functioning as the head of the household. And increasingly more debated is the role of...
Independence, Dependence and Liberty

Independence, Dependence and Liberty

On July 4, 1776 leading colonists of North America adopted the Declaration of Independence which had been signed a couple of days earlier. That declaration of independence from the control of England is accepted as the beginning of the United States of America. Up...
Three Missing Words

Three Missing Words

Sin wrecks our lives. “Do not be deceived, God is not mocked; for whatever a man sows, that he will also reap” (Gal. 6:7). All we have to do is read the story of the prodigal son to see what sin does: “A certain man had two sons. And the younger of them said to...