The New Testament Sacrifice

The New Testament Sacrifice

This week, I began reading Leviticus for about the third year in a row. Yes, I am one of the people who starts the Bible reading plan at the beginning of every year and somehow gets distracted around the time I begin reading this particular book. I won’t lie to...
Deny Your Accuser.

Deny Your Accuser.

I sat against the black fabric of the chairs at church, pen dead still as my pastor asked us about our obedience. I closed my eyes, knowing my secret answer. Are you being obedient? It is not a question with pretty wording. It does not sound like it will make any kind...
July 27: Idleness

July 27: Idleness

Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from any brother who is walking in idleness and not in accord with the tradition that you received from us. (2 Thessalonians 3:6 ESV) Yesterday, I sat around with a new group of...