A Simple Discipline

Growing up I was never a reader. I did my assigned reading in high school and college, sort of, but that was it. I associated reading with the requirement of school work and never really found the enjoyment in it until much later in life. Just after Eve and I...

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The Human Need to Be In … Bondage?

I just heard an incredibly compelling sermon on the radio on the 10 commandments. It really made me think that I could be a better person. And then I remembered that in me (in my flesh) there is nothing good,(Romans 7:18) then I felt frustration come over me. You ever...

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Hyper-Grace or Hypo-Grace?

There is a lot of talk about “hyper-grace” these days in the Church world. Most people who are concerned about “hyper-grace” have very sincere reasons such as “hyper-grace gives people a license to sin” or “hyper-grace doesn’t require any discipline or commitment” or “hyper-grace doesn’t demand repentance or provide accountability”. This...

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