Are God’s Ways Yours?

Are God’s Ways Yours?

ISAIAH 55:8-9 IS ONE OF THE most oft-quoted texts in scripture. “For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, declares the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your...
Are God’s Ways Yours?

Why Should You Behold The Glory of God?

WHEN MY DAUGHTERS WERE LITTLE we bought them glow-in-the-dark lizards. This was a big deal in 1980. After the plastic toys sat under a lamp or out in the sun for a few hours they would somehow absorb the light. When night came they would glow, sometimes for hours....
Are God’s Ways Yours?

Fitness: Physical or Spiritual?

WE LIVE IN A FITNESS-CRAZED CULTURE. Many spend thousands on Pelotons, treadmills, or weight lifting equipment. It is good to take care of our bodies. God created them and we are responsible to steward his creation. But the apostle Paul is convinced that although...
Four Questions For Those Engaged In Discipleship

Four Questions For Those Engaged In Discipleship

I HAVE BEEN A CHRISTIAN FOR FIFTY YEARS, and during that time I have discipled scores of men. It’s been a labor of love. Some have gone on to be leaders in the church. Others have become better fathers and husbands. In a few cases, the results have not been positive....