False Ideas Christians Believe About…God’s Will

Do you know God’s will for your life? How do you find out? A lot people wonder. In this post we are fact-checking Christian ideas about God’s will.  There are a lot of thoughts out there about God’s will.  And unfortunately there is much confusion too.  Here are the ideas that we are going toContinue reading “False Ideas Christians Believe About…God’s Will”

God works in mysterious ways? [False ideas Christians believe about…God’s involvement in our lives. Part 5]

Does God seem mysterious to you? Confusing? Distant? In this fifth and final post in our series fact-checking phrases about God’s involvement in our lives, we’re seeking to evaluate the phrase: “God works in mysterious ways.” This is related to “everything happens for a reason”.  When we say “everything happens for a reason” we areContinue reading “God works in mysterious ways? [False ideas Christians believe about…God’s involvement in our lives. Part 5]”

How to find wisdom – 1 Corinthians 2:6-16

In our sermon series on 1st Corinthians, we’re in the middle of a long section in which Paul has been talking with the Christians in the city of Corinth about wisdom.  Wisdom can be so difficult to come by, as I mentioned in the sermon intro post last week. We had a great conversation aboutContinue reading “How to find wisdom – 1 Corinthians 2:6-16”

The difficulty of finding wisdom

Have you found wisdom?  Have you asked for it? Lucille Ball thought it was hard to come by. 2 Kings 3 tells the story, in the days after Solomon ascended to the throne of his father David, of the Lord coming to Solomon in dream telling Solomon he would give Solomon whatever he wished.  HeContinue reading “The difficulty of finding wisdom”