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R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Find Out What it Means to Me

“Respect” is a term commonly thrown around family circles, churches, ministries, businesses and the political realm. Check out this blog post which asks and answers some good questions about the reality of respect. Rather than post my own blog; I am encouraging you to read this one and check out the comments where I add […]

The AHA and the Vineyard, Columbus

Does the Abolish Human Abortion organization support the human sex trafficking industry? Using the normal logic they employ, they just may. Bear with me as I flesh this out. Firstly, I do not believe AHA promotes sexual trafficking or child rape and prostitution. So don’t take statements from this post out of context. The Premise […]

What Would Jesus Lift?

Arnold Schwarzenegger is certainly a household name by now, but many people may be surprised to hear he holds an annual conference right here in Columbus, OH. Thousands of folks flock from far (a little alliteration?) to get a chance to see Arnold, as well as learn about different supplements and equipment related to powerlifting […]

Half Empty or Half Full? Just Put Down the Glass…

I saw this story today. I leave it in its original form. ———————— A psychologist walked around a room while teaching stress management to an audience. As she raised a glass of water, everyone expected they’d be asked the “half empty or half full” question. Instead, with a smile on her face, she inquired: “How […]

How to Witness to a Homosexual – Part 2

Several months back, I posted a teaching and we have seen a wonderful response to the teaching and also a need for a followup. Here it is:

Evangelists without a Cause

Sunday night, my pastor continued his verse by verse exposition of Matthew. Coming upon Matthew 9, we arrived at a particularly interesting verse: (Matthew 9:30-31 ESV) 30 And their eyes were opened. And Jesus sternly warned them, “See that no one knows about it.” 31 But they went away and spread his fame through all that district. […]

My Rejection of QJV Onlylism

A horrifying new version of the bible has been released. There are mixed reviews of this book, even among expected supporters (see Amazon listing). The bottom line is this: the editors of this bible took a select number of verses which condemn homosexuality, re-interpreted them in a fashion which does not condemn homosexuality, then called […]