Does Forgiveness require a Relationship?

Posted in Christian Living, The Bible Says..., Thinking Theologically on February 18th, 2016 by (562 views)
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For Lent, we’ve challenged our congregation to read through the Gospels in 40 days, and have encouraged people to post questions that come up from their reading. This question was important enough that I decided to reply here so others with similar questions can see it, and so I’d have the space to give it the […]

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Gallstones and Grace

Posted in Christian Living, Church Life, The Bible Says..., Thinking Theologically on January 10th, 2016 by (567 views)
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And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. – Romans 8:28   It wasn’t my intention to spend several days of my Christmas vacation in the hospital having emergency surgery on the other side of the country. Like […]

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St. Augustine: A Thanksgiving Reminder

Posted in Christian Living on November 23rd, 2009 by (929 views)
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Thanksgiving is time to stop and remember all the good things in life. The idea of giving “thanks” demands that there is someone from whom these goods things have come. You can’t thank anyone for the good if they didn’t give it to you. As a Christian, I believe all good things come from God’s […]

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