Often times when the Christian thinks about doing righteous work, they shrink back in a sort of fear. When we think to ourselves, “On the one hand not doing righteous work makes it seem as if I am not Christian, because Christians do righteous things. On the other hand saying I need to do righteous works seems to add onto the gospel and diminish its message of a free gift.” These two things coexist.
In the past 6 months I have taken up an interest in the Mormon religion. The high school I attended had (and most likely still has) a huge number of Mormons that attended as well. They are the nicest and most kind people I’ve met. They are very dedicated and driven in their mission. That got me wondering, what is up with Mormonism? Continue reading “Mormonism and Ministry to the Mormons”
If you know me you know that I have recently taken a keen interest to farming. I grew up and still live in a very agriculturally oriented town, but it wasn’t until I started a job in an almond orchard that I began to see the beauty of agriculture and farming, and how it impacted my life as a Christian. Continue reading “In The Orchard”
The Local Church is crucial to the life of a believer. When we are born again we are adopted into a family and we become part of the body of Christ. How should we view the Church, and what is so important about the Church? Why is it crucial to the life and growth of a believer? Continue reading “Re-Forming: The Church”
I’m often viewed as the guy who always has to have a deep theological discussion on just about anything (and I kinda like that view). I wanna find the theology in everything. But somethings just aren’t worth it. Somethings are not “a hill to die on” so to speak.