Seek the Kingdom and you’ll get the Church. Seek the Church, and you might miss the Kingdom. If you’ve ever tried popping a tent, you know it takes work. A secure tent is not just strong poles & tough fabric. It needs good ground. What ground is the Church on today? Jesus did not tellContinue reading “What Jesus Never Said”
Category Archives: Church
When Racism Comes To Church
Dr. Tony Evans wrote a remarkable article where he said this about the problem of race, injustice, and human dignity in America: “The biggest problem in the culture today is the failure of the church.” What I appreciate about Dr. Evans is his conviction to think so highly of the Church, highly enough to holdContinue reading “When Racism Comes To Church”
5 Great Quotes: Frederick Douglass
Frederick Douglass (1817-1895) was an American citizen, abolitionist, and preacher. He was born into slavery, yet later escaped. Douglass went on to preach & advocate for abolition & justice for the African American community. It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men. If there is no struggle, there is no progress.Continue reading “5 Great Quotes: Frederick Douglass”
Prophets or Patriots?
Being Christian Before Being American My ancestor, William Stacy, fought in the Revolutionary War. Legend holds he tore up his British commission papers in the town square & organized a militia. Grateful as I am for this incredible heritage alongside the pride it gives me, I cannot deny that American Christianity grows more patriotic when itContinue reading “Prophets or Patriots?”