Who is the authority in a world where we don’t know who to trust? – Ezekiel 13, Part 2

Do you watch the news or read articles online and wonder, “Who is right? Who can I trust?” If you’re like me, you’ve probably had conversations about Covid and treatment options, and your conversation partners were adamant about their views. But as you listened to them promoting one view or the other, you thought toContinue reading “Who is the authority in a world where we don’t know who to trust? – Ezekiel 13, Part 2”

How to evaluate the headlines – Colossians 3:1-4, Part 1

It has been quite a week in our country.  The trial of Derek Chauvin.  Police shootings of people of color.  Racial protests.  Mass shootings.  A removal of our troops from Afghanistan after nearly 20 years.  And of course…Covid. On the one hand, more and more people are getting the Covid vaccines, while on the otherContinue reading “How to evaluate the headlines – Colossians 3:1-4, Part 1”

How Jesus’ authority matters in a world out of control – Current Events Q2 2020: Is God in Control?, Part 4

What good does Jesus’ authority matter when the world feels out of control?  I often think I just want him to step in and make it all stop, to show us his power and make it all be done.  I pray every day for him to intervene and stop the virus, asking him to helpContinue reading “How Jesus’ authority matters in a world out of control – Current Events Q2 2020: Is God in Control?, Part 4”

How Jesus can help you get out of a lose-lose situation – Luke 20:1-18

One of our Faith Church members who is in the military responded to my Facebook question asking if people have ever been in a lose-lose situation.  She said this: “In 2011 I was finishing my language training with the military. Half way through we take an exam to see our progress. The problem is thatContinue reading “How Jesus can help you get out of a lose-lose situation – Luke 20:1-18”