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God’s Purpose in Your Life

Ok, I’m really enjoying watching God Friended Me on Sunday night (CBS).  I have found it to be an enjoyable series where Miles and Kara receive text messages of someone who needs their help. The TV show reminds me of how God speaks to us.  He tells us (sometimes by dropping ideas into our mind,…

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What’s Happened to Today’s Church?

Maybe you’re like me, you’ve lost interest in attending church on Sunday morning.  You’d rather sleep in, or go out for breakfast with a friend, or get your laundry done.  To you, church is boring.  It’s the same oh, same oh. You’ve attended services with all of its loud music, people standing up and clapping…

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Every Day Life in China – A Christian Testimony (Part II)

After she finished her undergraduate studies she went on to marry a fellow student, Feng.  They were forbidden from marrying each other due to their not being of marriageable age.  At the time the government required of those who wanted to marry had to be at least 24 years of age. Soon after they married…

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Rachel’s Challenge

We need to remember that God knows what is going on behind the scenes, He knows what people are thinking/believing/acting upon which we are totally unaware of.   So when He bring something bad into our lives, not only does He want us to grow further in Him from this, but He is bringing it about…

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God Needs Us To Evangelize

We live in a world where there is a lot of evil.  We have passively allowed those of the left to take over the public square.  We as believers (especially those in my generation, the baby boomers) have walked away from the public square whenever an issue came up that we didn’t agree with, such…

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Nabeel’s Testimony and Challenge

I received a larger amount of responses than I normally do when I posted the testimony of Hannah, a Muslim convert to Christianity when she was a teenager.  So with that in mind, I’m going to write below a blog on another Muslim convert to Christianity which you may or may not know about.  I…

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A Synopsis of C. S. Lewis’ Life 

If there was a common thread that ran through C. S. Lewis’ life, it would have been suffering. Clive Staples Lewis (known as ‘Jack’ to all of his friends/family members) was born in Belfast, Ireland in 1898.  At the time Belfast was a hotbed of religious dissent, Catholics vs. Protestants.  Lewis had an older brother,…

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