Engaging With Christmas Intentionally

The Christmas season centers around the most epic story of all time: Immanuel, God with us.  It is a story that starts with love, overflows with miracles, and ends in redemption.  In practice, it is a story that many Christians think about and live out every day of...

Thanksgiving Table Talk

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Here’s something to ponder as we head into that time-honored holiday: the Bible is clear that a thankful heart is one of the distinct signs of a right relationship with God: Colossians 3:17 – And whatever you do or say, do it as...

The Leavers and Rise of the None

Volunteering as a youth group leader at a local church, I get refreshed hearing the kids talk about the lesson and what God has been teaching them. Looking at them, I can never imagine any of them to leave the faith, especially those who have grown up in a Christian...

Truth

A Google search on the definition of truth is “that which is true or in accordance with fact or reality.” In other words, truth must be backed up by facts and reality. Nowadays there are so many beliefs and worldviews claiming to be “true”...

2021 Apologetics Conference Is Almost Here!

Fall is almost here and that comes with seasonal changes. The weather gets colder, leaves change color, and pumpkin spice goodies abound. It’s also the season when kids go back to school, which may not be as exciting as it can be. Not only is there uncertainty...

Light in the Darkness

Does the world seem to get darker and darker to you? As the news and legal policies tell more and more of how the world has fallen away from God, it is hard not to feel discouraged. For example, as critical race theory becomes more popular, it has infiltrated in...

Biblical Standards for Justice

What is justice? According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, justice is “the maintenance or administration of what is just especially by the impartial adjustment of conflicting claims or the assignment of merited rewards or punishments.” Note that justice...

What Are Schools Teaching Kids?

Public School Indoctrination: Things Kids Learn in Public School That Undermines Our Faith and ValuesApril 15, 2021 at 7 PM There is no doubt that education is very important, and this pandemic seems to prove that. With the closures as a result of lockdown, kids had...

Being Made In the Image of God

Genesis 1:27 – So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them. With social issues, such as racism and abortion, being hot topics of discussion, Christians often defend the value of humans and the sanctity...