Working in the Time of Grace

 "These men who were hired last worked only one hour,' they said, 'and you have made them equal to us who have borne the burden of the work and the heat of the day." Matt. 20:12, NIV Matthew 20 irritates me.  People are working the entire day, and along comes people who have only worked … Continue reading Working in the Time of Grace

Is it Wrong to Get Angry with God?

Interview with Dr. Billy Graham Q: Is it wrong to get angry at God? I've beten through some very hard times recently and I feel like God has let me down. I'd like to get past this, I guess, but right now I can't help feeling angry at God. A: The real question is this: … Continue reading Is it Wrong to Get Angry with God?

The Awful Pain of Job

“Oh, why give light to those in misery,     and life to those who are bitter? 21 They long for death, and it won’t come.     They search for death more eagerly than for hidden treasure. 22 They’re filled with joy when they finally die,     and rejoice when they find the grave. 23 Why is life given to those with … Continue reading The Awful Pain of Job

Discernment for Dummies

 "But solid food is for the mature, who because of practice have their senses trained to discern good and evil." Hebrews 5:14, NASB "The first point of wisdom is to discern that which is false; the second, to know that which is true." Lucius Caelius Lactantius   Defined, discernment is the ability to perceive reality … Continue reading Discernment for Dummies