Functional Grace

God's grace can be a difficult concept to grasp for complicated human beings and a society such as ours. When it comes to dealing with people, our first response can be to protect ourselves, many times at the expense of others, being overly cautious and judgmental. Talking with my wife…

God…ANSWERS

The Bible with clarity commands us to "Be alert and pray!"   So why don’t we? Are we afraid to pray prayers God would actually answer? Maybe we doubt the actual power and effectiveness of prayer? Some time ago I received a text from a friend who told me that he had been asking…

God…SEES

Many people believe God is somewhere in heaven, distant and unconcerned with their everyday struggle. As a result, they tend to not connect with God, Christianity or religion in general.   The Bible teaches us that God is present, everywhere at all times or in theological terms, He is "Omnipresent."  Let’s talk about…

God…IS

Lately, I’ve been mulling over some characteristics of God that describe His greatness.  One of the desires I have for writing these blogs is to encourage our faith and hopefully challenge some preconceived ideas we may have about God. You see, we can mistakenly associate God with a religious institution or…