Kind of Like JESUS

After four years of pastoring a storefront church, I'm still dumbstruck at the fact that very few of the members of our church really grasp our mission. (Kind of like Jesus's disciples didn't get the Suffering Messiah bit). What's even stranger to me is that they don't really understand me.…

No Scriptures? No Problem.

I love it when God lets me know that I'm hearing His voice and following His leading. Don't you? Take this week, for instance. I was in our church's regular mid-week Bible study when someone asked the question, "Why were certain books omitted from the King James version of the…

ALL or Nothing

Have you ever wondered what the world would be like if every person on the planet became focused on the single, most important pursuit in life - which is a relationship with the Divine? [Youtube]xC4AGzDyLS4[/Youtube] This relationship is the very thing for which mankind was created and for which Jesus…

The Gospel is C.R.A.P.

I just know the title of this blog is bound to get some volatile reactions from folks, regardless of their own religious beliefs (or lack thereof). So, before the fundamentalists start denouncing this as blasphemy or heresy, and before the athiests and/or non-Christians start cheering because they've probably always said this,…