Faith Begins Where You End

Authentic faith in God begins when you come to the end of yourself and realize your dependence on God. Jesus Heals the Official's Son I recently heard a sermon on John 4:46-54 when Jesus heals the official's son.  Jesus is traveling in Galilee when an official whose son is sick comes to Him.  The official asks Jesus … Continue reading Faith Begins Where You End

The Hardest Truth to Believe about Christianity

While Christianity asserts many hard truths, one of them is harder to believe than all the rest.  The truth that we don't earn our salvation but only receive it by faith is a lifelong struggle for even the most celebrated saints. Faith Counted as Righteousness Abraham is one of the most revered patriarchs in Jewish … Continue reading The Hardest Truth to Believe about Christianity

I Believe…

I write this post on a Sunday.  A day God instructs Christians to set aside for worship.  After a blissful, post-church nap I started thinking about why I do what I do.Why Do I Do What I Do?Why do I set aside a full day to go to church, Sunday School, and contemplate the goodness … Continue reading I Believe…

Educating All God’s Children: An Interview with Dr. Nicole Baker Fulgham

Sometimes it can seem like evangelical Christians have pressed the "mute" button when it comes to public education reform.  Who is talking about the Christian faith and how it compels us to work for justice in education?  What resources  are available for believers who want to learn more about connecting the Gospel and education for … Continue reading Educating All God’s Children: An Interview with Dr. Nicole Baker Fulgham