Acting Religious; Learning Under Jesus

Note: This series is written as a first-person narrative in order to present Jesus in the context he walked with the unknown disciple that narrates presenting my thoughts and sparking more thoughts with his questions. Jesus met my eyes for a second, then moved on, scanning the crowd. The mountain is full of people who […]

What Is God Like?

God is described in many ways, with many attributes and actions. Our finite minds try to grasp the infinite by straining language to the breaking point trying to paint word pictures of God. We’ll touch on that today in this post from the Doctrine of God series. How is God different from us? He has […]

What Job 1 Can Teach Us About Suffering

Suffering isn’t something we like to think of. Particularly if you live in a culture where the goal is happiness. In a naturalistic framework, suffering is the ultimate evil–killer of happiness. What does the Bible say about it? Quite a bit. Lately, I’ve been camped out on two subjects: the problem of evil, and suffering. […]