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The Eyes of God

When the Bible says “God saw” or refers to “God’s eyes” what do you think that means? Is God like we are. I had an opportunity for a short devotion this Sunday at my church and decide to look into the “Eyes of God.” Notably, I posted about Habakkuk 1:13 years ago here. That is […]

Short (I promise) Santa Rant

Annually in December, the war on Xmas, the defamation of Santa and the general degradation of Christian dialogue begins on the twitter and the facebook. Blog posts are published, young (new) believers are educated, and many people are challenged to think about the why of some of their traditions. This is not a bad thing. […]

Hot Dogs, Preaching & Football – A Winning Combo!

One of the greatest benefits of being a part of different outreaches and evangelistic communities is the opportunity to meet really great brothers and sisters. So when I saw the Buffalo Bills were traveling to Cleveland for a TNF (Thursday Night Football) game on the NFL Network, I immediately thought of my brother Jon Speed, […]

From the Hospital to the Battlefield.

“Quick, grab all the patients from the hospital and get them out of here. We have a war to fight!” How would you react to a statement such as this if you were an attending nurse or doctor? Or what would you think if you were a member of the staff who knew the sickness […]

Quick Hitters: NorCal Fire, Bird Droppings & Holocaust Rage

Allow me to quickly draw your attention to a few important items. First, if you have not registered for NorCal Fire and are able to attend, I highly recommend you consider it by clicking here. Secondly, check out this enlightening and pointed post about a light topic – bird poop: So a Bird Pooped on […]

The Master of Disaster?

Read this insightful post on pyromaniacs from Phil Johnson. Don’t worry, it will open in a new tab. (Don’t forget to come back!) Click Here. In summary – Phil uses the story of Jonah to point to the fact that often what appears like disaster in our life or the life of another is being […]

What Causes You to Sin?

What do Mentos, Diet Coke and the Bible have in common? More than you may think. The topic of Mentos and Diet Coke came up tonight. I recalled a teaching I did one summer in regard to this experiment. As most people know, there’s a way to make Diet Coke explode by dropping Mentos into […]