American Idols, the Next Season

  “And though they worshiped the Lord, they continued to follow their own gods according to the religious customs of the nations from which they came.”  2 Kings 17:33, NLT   Exclusive worship is not exactly the first choice of an outwardly religious people.  It can be offensive to the spiritual sensitivities of a people wanting an extra edge on blessing and favor.  […]

Salt That is Not Quite Salt

“You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt loses its saltiness, how can it be made salty again? It is no longer good for anything, except to be thrown out and trampled by men.” –Matthew 5:13, NIV In the Middle-East, salt has a real impurity problem.  Comparing it to what you have on […]

A Serious Case of JDD

I have a syndrome called JDD.  It afflicts me in several different ways.  My psychiatrist can give me no meds that would help me.  It weakens me and makes me vulnerable to a host of enemies.  I have Jesus Deficit Disorder. I wonder about this thing called “Christianity”.  After over 2000 years, have we veered off course?  […]