260 Reasons for Believing

Hundreds of GREAT reasons I've found for believing in Jesus Christ

260 Reasons for Believing - Hundreds of GREAT reasons I've found for believing in Jesus Christ

Let Patience Have its Perfect Work

chickenpatienceRed Lights, stop signs, long lines at the grocery store–ask people whether they think of themselves as patient individuals, and most will probably say “No!”  Patience is not one of our strongest virtues, especially in our microwave society.

We live in a world that wants results now, a culture in which cherry picking of information runs rampant, and an age when resources like Google allow the moderately informed to fancy themselves experts.  Forget the idea that doing something for 10,000 hours makes you a master of that something. In today’s world watching YouTube videos for 10 seconds makes you an expert. Continue reading

The Father You Always Wanted and Will Always Have

“Therefore do not be like them. For your Father knows the things you have need of before you ask Him. In this manner, therefore, pray:  Our Father in Heaven, hallowed be Your name.” (Matthew 6:8)

Praying 2It’s an all too familiar prayer–in fact many of us would have to admit that we often recite it out of habit.  Ironically, the verse prior to this one says not to do just that.  Regardless, I didn’t choose this verse to talk about the problems of empty religious practice. What I would like for you to consider is the weight of those two words, “Our Father.” Continue reading

Our Attorney

Law and OrderThe world’s eyes have been glued to the tube with George Zimmerman on trial in front of an international audience.  Not to downplay the events, but I have always loved court scenes.  The arguments made by both sides, the presentation of evidence, and the purposeful and intricately constructed arguments make for great TV.  While I may not agree with how publicized and overly drawn out the trial was, it was spellbinding, nonetheless, to watch these two attorney’s duke it out in what would be a case like no other that we have seen for quite some time.

I did notice one thing though, Continue reading