Truth, Justice, and the American Way – Part 2

Great Sand Dunes, Mesa Verde, The Grand Canyon, Joshua Tree, Cabrillo Point, Great Sequoia, Yosemite, Yellowstone, Mt. Rushmore, The Badlands – what do all these places have in common? Well, first, they are national parks or monuments, set aside by our nation’s...

Truth, Justice and the American Way – Part 1

Charles Spurgeon famously said, “If you want the truth to go round the world, you must hire an express train to pull it; but if you want a lie to go round the world it will fly; it is as light as a feather, and a breath will carry it on. It is well said in the old...

COVID-19 and the Idol of Autonomy

At the heart of the gospel of Jesus Christ is the reality that all men are sinners who have defied their creator and, accordingly, are are desperate need of redemption. No small factor in this defiance of God is our desire for autonomy – our wish to be...

Know Fear – The Fear of the Lord Defined

People have a lot of fears.  Here’s the top ten list of our favorite phobias from polls taken over the years: 1. Arachnophobia: The fear of spiders. 2. Ophidiophobia: The fear of snakes. 3. Acrophobia: The fear of heights. 4. Agoraphobia: The fear of situations...

Remember Those in Isolation

“Remember the prisoners, as though in prison with them, and those who are ill-treated, since you yourselves also are in the body.” – Hebrews 13:3 Since nearly the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have chosen to isolate themselves...