What would your wife say?

If ever there was a glaring example of inappropriate intentions in an otherwise every-day event, this would have to be near the top of the list. Rather than find a clever transition to jump into this, I’m just going to say it: Gentlemen, we have NO BUSINESS hitting on other men’s wives! If we’re married…

Where are the promises of popularity?

When Jesus said “follow me and I will show you how to fish for people” where in that is it implied that riches, success and popularity were guaranteed, much less promised? Think about it: Jesus was relatively new on the scene, humanly speaking. I doubt he was dressed for success or rode around in a…

An old command with a new twist

When Jesus issued a new command to love one another to his disciples during the Last Supper, his order wasn’t that they go out and buy something for their girlfriends or wives; nor was he suggesting that they spring for dinner and the latest form of entertainment for some cute Jewish girl that might have…

Forgetting our past

So which is it? Is it easier to forgive ourselves when we err, or to forgive others of their misgivings and sins? Are we really our own worst enemies? How is it I can remember my every shortcoming and sin, but I can’t remember where I put my keys?