This Is Christianity: Why Are You Here?

A source of constant sorrow for me is that people reject Christianity with a faulty understanding of what the religion really teaches. To help clear up the confusion I’m starting a new series called: "This is Christianity.” This series explores basic teachings of the Christian faith. The goal is to serve those who have been … Continue reading This Is Christianity: Why Are You Here?

What Ever Happened to a Sabbath Day’s Rest?

We’ve all heard the verse,  "And on the seventh day God finished his work that he had done, and he rested on the seventh day from all his work that he had done” (Gen. 2:2).  But does this verse and the biblical principle of a Sabbath day’s rest hold any meaning for us today? I recently … Continue reading What Ever Happened to a Sabbath Day’s Rest?

How to Start Reading the Bible

Reading the Bible can be intimidating.  It's a big book, with lots of contributors, written a long time ago, and with many levels of meaning.  With so much to consider the hardest part of reading the Bible may simply be getting started. A Seminarian Struggles to Read the Bible I remember a season in my life when … Continue reading How to Start Reading the Bible