This article is on Sharing Jesus Kept Simple. As an older Christian, I have begun to observe that many of us farther along on this journey incline our well-intended advice to younger Christians towards complexity. With the best of motives, we tell others where we are, rather than meeting them where they are. As I … Read more
When I turned twenty-five,… …I puzzled over questions I couldn’t answer. Where did I come from? Why am I here on earth? What happens to me after I die? How can I lead a life that counts for something beyond the time I have on earth? Who am I? I wasn’t brought up with a … Read more
God’s presence! God faithfully reveals Himself through nature, through His inspired Love-Letter, the Bible, and through the make-up of His image-bearers (outline of Psalm 19)…and to me!
God’s Word Kept Simple. Are you a Christian who would like to see more impact in your own life from God’s Word? Then great! You’ve come to the right place. I still remember those strong desires when I came to Christ at twenty-five. The Spirit unleashed in me a voracious appetite for God’s Word, His … Read more
My twenty-three-year-old grandson recently asked me, “Hey, Pops, do you pray a long time out loud?” Prayer Kept Simple was birthed by this question. I quickly answered from my perception how I thought I prayed. I have fifty years of experiencing both answers to prayer and wrestling over delays in my walk with Him. Prayer … Read more
How do we respond as Christians… …when the world around us seems to be spinning out of control and it generates inner turmoil or indifference within? Habakkuk models to pray the news and use your inner state to respond to God’s wooing you in closer to Him relationally. Many of us get so amped up … Read more