Tag: obedience

Faith, Relationships

LOVE OR OBEDIENCE?

Many years ago, I was part of a loose ongoing discussion about which was more important in following Jesus: love or obedience? Both play a key part in one’s life with Jesus, but which comes first? It might sound like a trivial issue because following Jesus seems hard enough, however, […]

Faith, Relationships

Snip and Clip

It’s probably one of the most awkward procedures a guy can have. A vasectomy. Lying on the table, exposed through a surgical drape. The doctor injects an anesthetic, waits for the area to numb, and with a surgical instrument in hand, he makes a tiny incision. Your two vas deferens […]

Mentoring Helps

Me Mentor? You’ve Got to Be Kidding!

A good friend and I were talking about our faith in Christ; how it was so important to our lives. I mentioned the Great Commission (Matthew 28:18-20), where Jesus’ last words to His disciples were to go out and make more disciples. My friend’s response caught me off-guard. I think […]

Faith

Called to be Courageous

Courage is fear that has said its prayers.–Unknown  Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid or tremble at them, for the LORD your God is the one who goes with you. He will not fail you or forsake you. Deuteronomy 31:6 This week I was really impacted by this […]