|Noah is Not Perfect
Friday, March 28, 2014
When I heard about director Darren Aronofsky's controversial new film Noah, I couldn’t believe it. I was talking to PR firm Grace Hill Media at the time, which had just signed the contract to cover the film before production was even complete.
It was true: the stunningly visual and ... [ read more ]
|Celebrating 80 Years of Haven Today
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
This year, Haven Today celebrates 80 years since its founder, a radio personality, first found Christ and started a program seeking to give its listeners the only rest there is: eternal rest for the here, now, and hereafter. Many of you remember listening to Paul Myers, or the three following ... [ read more ]
|The King's Once and Future Blessings
Friday, March 21, 2014
In 2012, when my wife and I moved to Walkerton, Indiana, so that I could pastor a church, we bought a 125-year-old house. While we were excited to have a house, we were more excited to turn it into the Barker Home: a place of joy for our family and ... [ read more ]
|What Does Jesus Ask?
Monday, March 10, 2014
The resurrected Lord Jesus sat on the shore of the Sea of Galilee cooking fish over a charcoal fire.Out on the water, His disciples were frustrated after an unsuccessful night of fishing. Jesus called out to them, worked a miracle, and invited them ashore for breakfast.There, sitting across ... [ read more ]
|5 Ways to Love Those Who Are Hurting
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
I just got off the phone with an Army wife whose husband is still deployed in Afghanistan. Mine has been back for five weeks now, and things are just starting to feel normal. But for this woman, life is anything but. She goes to bed wondering if she'll get to ... [ read more ]