Reading Time: 2 minutes As we inch closer to a polarized and contentious election, I would like to share an excerpt from my book Crossing the Lines We Draw (Judson Press 2020). In … Continue reading Unity or Harmony?
Reading Time: 3 minutes Does anyone remember when people criticized George H. W. Bush for checking his watch during a presidential debate? What about the time Al Gore sighed? Last night, I watched the … Continue reading What happened to decorum? (Hint: See 1 Cor. 14:33)
Reading Time: 2 minutes The time for confession is now. Confess what you have in word or action, by night or by day. Confess while it is the acceptable time, and receive the heavenly … Continue reading Praying for Peace
Reading Time: < 1 minute I struggle with what to say at this moment. People do not talk with one another. We seem to all choose sides and try to win. For instance, after the … Continue reading Saying Something Helpful
Reading Time: 2 minutes Religious liberty under girds the Baptist tradition. It’s one of the reasons the English Separatists pulled away from the Anglican Church and started something new. People are free to believe … Continue reading A Pandemic, Elections, & Religious Liberty