Everyone Will One Day Be Replaced. Who Will Replace You?

Everyone Will One Day Be Replaced. Who Will Replace You?

Whether we like it or not, virtually everything we do in life will be replaced at some point in time. When we retire from our jobs, someone will come along to replace our business or position in the company. When we decide to drop out of a local sports rec league, our...
Don’t Stop With Know

Don’t Stop With Know

The old saying, “People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care” remains true. Unfortunately, within Christianity, I believe we have too many what I call “lifetime students.” Occasionally I run into someone like this. They might possess multiple...
Beyond Tribalism And For the Kingdom

Beyond Tribalism And For the Kingdom

“Tribalism” has become somewhat of a buzzword in today’s culture. Small business owners frequently refer to customers as their tribe. Thought leaders who develop a strong following on YouTube often call these followers their tribe. Numerous politicians talk about...
Is It Okay For a Christian To Drink Alcohol?

Is It Okay For a Christian To Drink Alcohol?

Yesterday, I had something odd happen. I was chatting with the pastor of our mother church in Virginia and realized something. Both of us had taken a segment out of our sermons to address a topic we had rarely covered before, but one we felt God had laid on our...
Confront Or Let Go: How to Respond When Others Offend Us

Confront Or Let Go: How to Respond When Others Offend Us

Put yourself in this situation. You are walking around a corner at work, you pause and overhear a co-worker saying some…shall we say…unflattering comments about you. How do you respond? Maybe you are talking with one of your friends at church and they inform you that...