Epileptic Christians Rule

“My health may fail, and my spirit may grow weak,     but God remains the strength of my heart;     he is mine forever.” Psalm 73:26, NLT I think it’s time for me to talk openly about this. For several months I have been experiencing absent seizures. These are moments when I just ‘check out’ and stare […]

Our Life in Babylon

Christians are now smack-dab in “Babylon.” We must live our lives under the auspices of this hostile world-system, and yet stay faithful to our Lord. We must manage ourselves with the same grace as Daniel or Esther. In Jeremiah 29 there contains an important historical letter that the prophet Jeremiah wrote to those taken into captivity. […]

April Fool’s Day: An Accident Report

This is a bricklayer’s accident report that was printed in the newsletter of the English equivalent of the Workers’ Compensation Board. Dear Sirs, I am writing in response to your request for additional information in Block #3 of the accident reporting form. I put “Poor Planning” as the cause of my accident. You asked for […]

Jealous?

“For the Lord your God is a consuming fire, a jealous God.” Deut. 4:25, NKJV There is a distinct difference between sinful jealousy and godly jealousy. Sinful jealousy is comprised of the desire to possess something that doesn’t belong to you. It is the inclination of ownership to a thing (or person) that you don’t actually have– someone else […]