|Is the Devil Real?
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Is the devil real? To some, that question may seem absurd. Of course he's not real. Might as well believe in Santa, the Easter Bunny, and Lucky the Leprechaun who will steal your Lucky Charms cereal.
To others, that question may seem absurd for a different reason. Of course he's ... [ read more ]
|Jesus Speaks: John 14:27
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
John 14:27 is one of my favorite verses in scripture. It’s a grand promise that Jesus gives to his people as he prepares to physically leave them. He promises them his peace. Not the peace of a ceasefire or a stalemate or a grand bargain but the peace of God ... [ read more ]
|Be the Art God Made You to Be
Thursday, October 10, 2013
As the leaves turn color and fall, we see God's work all around us. But what if we saw this work as his art instead?
Emily Freeman, author of A Million Little Ways ($13.99; October 2013, Revell), wants us to see it this way. And then she wants us to ... [ read more ]
|Three Dangers of Busyness
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
A book came across our desk recently that really convicts. Crazy Busy ($11.99; Crossway, March 2013) by Kevin DeYoung, a pastor at United Reformed Church in East Lansing, Mich., talks about the one conversation we've all had:
"How are you?" someone asks. "Oh, I'm crazy busy!" we say, ... [ read more ]