Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 23

Competence and Practice

A good friend is helping us add a room to our basement. OK, he’s actually doing it and we’re helping him. He’s very experienced in the trades and can overcome challenges that would cause me to hire a contractor in minutes. The room is being built with metal framing instead of wood. Just the way …

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Jul 17

Persuasion, Miracles, Testimonies, and Evangelism

  I wholly and unabashedly confess to being the guy at the computer above. It’s not like that is a secret or anything. My wife challenged me to find Sunday worship in the Bible about twelve years ago. After reading the Bible for the first time and not finding it, I had a deep desire …

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Jul 12

Moses, Jesus, and the Cycles of History

“The LORD said to me, ‘They have spoken well. ‘I will raise up a prophet from among their countrymen like you, and I will put My words in his mouth, and he shall speak to them all that I command him. ‘It shall come about that whoever will not listen to My words which he …

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Jul 05

Traditions

Now Abraham was old, advanced in age; and the LORD had blessed Abraham in every way. Abraham said to his servant, the oldest of his household, who had charge of all that he owned, “Please place your hand under my thigh, Genesis 24:1-2 Can you imagine telling someone to put their hand under your thigh …

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