One of the reasons I love The Real is because — in this politically correct and post-Christian culture — the hosts are never afraid to talk about their faith in God. Watch: Continue reading “Jesus” moments on The Real – YouTube
Another day. Another dollar. Another Black man shot. Another gay person shot. Another police officer shot. Nothing new under the sun. Life goes on right?
No. Life can’t just “go on.” We need to address this.
As Adventists, we are really good about talking about end time events and preaching present truth.
But I find that when it comes to present day events and present day realities, we are silent, we are complicit, we are ignorant, we are apathetic, we are ambivalent.
I believe that one of the greatest lies we can believe about God is that He is… Continue reading One of the Biggest Misconceptions About God…
More things I know for sure — like prayer, the Sabbath, and the hand of God. Obviously this was written (but not posted) before I had my Angry Conversations with God, but I still think that they are true nevertheless… Continue reading What I Know For Sure: 50 Lessons Life Has Taught Me (Part IV)
“The formula of faith does not always work for the faithful.” – Dr. Charles Wesley Knight “Follow Christ for His own sake, if you follow Him at all.” – J.C. Ryle There was a point last year, and a point this year, when, if I had to describe my relationship with God, I would say it was, … Continue reading When Your Relationship Doesn’t Work
When my second cousin was four years old and he would get upset, he would pout and furrow his forehead the best he could and say, “I am mad-at-you-sad-at-you.” I would try my best to take him seriously and validate his feelings by not smiling or laughing. Today, I am definitely not smiling or laughing … Continue reading Angry Conversations with God
When was the last time you sat in awe of the fact that God loves you? When was the last time that you expressed gratitude that God – the Maker of rivers and tears – has set aside time in His schedule of controlling the world to talk to you? Does it move you that He will give you His individual attention at the drop of the hat – yea, before you call He’s already answered and while you are speaking He has already heard?
Maya Angelou, Humility and Divine Amazement Continue reading Maya Angelou, Humility and Divine Amazement