Counterfeit Christians Coming Out of the Closet

What’s wrong with the church? Why do its members fall short in expressing love, encouragement, and forgiveness to one another? Why does culture seems to influence the church more than the church influences her surrounding culture? Why are there so many broken families within her walls? Why is there so little purity within her pews? … More Counterfeit Christians Coming Out of the Closet

Enjoying the First but Longing for the Second

Each Christmas season, the air is filled with smells and bells. Kitchens are filled with lavish meals and desserts, while churches are filled with joyful worshipers. For a brief time, all is right. Fellowship is preferred; faith, hope, and love are expressed; carols and hymns abound, and Christ is honored. But here is something to think … More Enjoying the First but Longing for the Second

Is Santa Just?

Santa Claus is somewhat divine; at least this is how most present him to their children. He is adorable. Santa is worshiped by many around the globe who sing his songs, long to sit in his lap, pray for specific blessings, and leave cookies for when he comes to visit. He is omnipresent. Simultaneously he is found in shopping malls … More Is Santa Just?