Pray Like Children
Jesus said, "Unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven" (Matt. 18:3).Read More
You made a commitment to Jesus (or maybe you didn’t), but now you are questioning everything. Is there a God? Are you really forgiven and accepted for Jesus’s sake? It sounds too good to be true. And if the Bible really is true and Jesus really did rise from the dead, how come you don’t feel any different?
Pray Like Children
Jesus said, "Unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom…
Jesus has been frustrating my life ever since I met him. Jesus hardly ever goes where…
How to Love a Jerk Like Me
I have strong opinions about weird things, like pastel mints at weddings and zucchini masquerading as…
God is Not Angry with You
You’re not under the law of sin and death anymore. When you sin, you don’t receive…
Among Friends | Key Takeaways
To love at all is to be vulnerable..." These words from C.S. Lewis about love and…
Prophets: Cowboys in the City
Prophets are men and women who count the cost and are willing to say the truth…
Steve’s Devotional – The Cost of Getting Over Your Fear
When you get right down to it, most people are not as interested in freedom as…
You can fake religion, but you can’t fake laughter.
Side observations are very important.
Fools & Turtles
When you see a turtle on a gatepost, you know he didn’t get there by himself!
There’s nothing simple about God. Even so, all it takes to approach God is a simple…
God chooses some really weird people.
When you go to God, take the mask off and stand there. He’ll love you and…
Living in the New Dark Ages
In politics, it’s hard to keep from being upset and even angry if your folks lost;…
The Problem with Prayer
The problem with prayer isn’t that we don’t take it seriously enough, but that we take…
Steve on the Situation in Ukraine
During that time, I suggested that the church recruit the biggest, meanest, and most intimidating Christians…
The Only Solution to Division, Hatred, and Anger
At the heart of repentance is helplessness . . . and most of us don’t think…
Christians Are Human Too
Most Christians fail to see their weakness in relation to God’s strength. Because of this failure,…
Isn’t Obedience the Point?
Salvation is through grace. So is obedience.
The Mental Illness Boogey Man
We religious folks have some… let’s call them interesting, ideas about mental health.