Any church leader who becomes impatient with the flock should read and reread what
Moses faced as a head of God's people. Was he the first guy ever stuck between a rock
and a hard place?
Moses didn't ask for the job. The Lord selected him and put him in charge of a few
million complainers. I've been responsible for only a tiny fraction of that amount but at
times it's felt like ten million.
Despite the fact that they witnessed spectacular miracles of deliverance, Israel always
suffered short- and long-term memory. When facing a physical challenge, they never
Are you paying attention? Or are you paying attention to the wrong stuff? A voice that sounds a lot like Wisdom as we met her in Proverbs begs us to learn from past experience, so as not to spend money when we can get free stuff. The first generation liberated from Egypt died in the desert because they didn’t learn. And when the people pointed with oohs and ahhs towards current events, Jesus asked them to learn from the past to recognize that some things are not as significant as the eternal choices.
The government has finally woken up to the fact that the health of our children in this country is threatened by their food. For two generations, since World War II, food has become increasingly processed and the era of the fast food meal is well and truly with us.
Karen hates church. She feels it's a place where people are brainwashed. She thinks the people who go to church are weak, looking for a crutch in sermons that tell them how to behave. Karen clearly has an issue with established religion.