A Picture of Christ’s Love for Us

There are some stories that must be shared.  They are the ones that touch us, not in the fleeting "warm, fuzzy feeling" sense, but as truth that transforms us. I recently saw such a video.  It's a story of love, real love, not the love that is portrayed in so many modern romance films.  This … Continue reading A Picture of Christ’s Love for Us

Living Boldly in the Modern World

To live boldly has always been a desire of mine, and as a Christian, I have often equated that with street evangelism or taking the gospel to some unreached, cannibalistic people group.  But my thoughts on Christian boldness have changed expanded over the past few weeks. I've come to realize that boldness can take many … Continue reading Living Boldly in the Modern World

Acquainted with Grief: Incarnation and Infertility

Today, Matthew Delaughter is stepping up to the plate again.  His first post at the blog was excellent, and this one is no different.  Enjoy! “Yes he walked my road, and He felt my pain, joys and sorrows that I know so well; Yet His righteous steps, give me hope again - I will follow … Continue reading Acquainted with Grief: Incarnation and Infertility

Marriage is Not About Staying in Love

I'm getting married in March.  So how does a bibliophile prepare for marriage?  By reading books on marriage.  I also strive to learn from the godly men and women whom I know personally, but learning from the writings of other godly men and women isn't a bad idea either. Lately, I've been working through John … Continue reading Marriage is Not About Staying in Love

Interracial Marriage in the Church

Last week, Gulnare Freewill Baptist Church in eastern Kentucky caused quite a stir by banning interracial couples from membership in the church.  (You can read about it here and here.)  While I doubt there would be churches in my own denomination and region that would adopt such church policy, I don't doubt that many church-goers … Continue reading Interracial Marriage in the Church