Blair's been away, and Christina is getting ready for the Evolve youth conference taking place this weekend, leaving me in the office alone... and thinking... (always a tad... Read More

What we believe about Jesus

I'm having the most lively conversations with Alan Marriott, producer of Friday Night Live. In his preparation for these zany events on Fridays, he uses the scripture... Read More

Internal Authority

“If it is possible, so far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all" (Romans 12:18).   The Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:2-17) is a list of behaviours that we... Read More

Bodies - holy and acceptable

“I appeal to you therefore, brothers and sisters, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your... Read More

Adjustments to the Plan

“For God has imprisoned all in disobedience so that he may be merciful to all” (Romans 11:32). Sometimes Paul’s logic just gets really convoluted: way too... Read More

Internal or External??

“The word is near you, on your lips and in your heart” (Romans 10:8). I recently auditioned for a community choir and was accepted. Apparently, tenors are useful.... Read More

Not Separate

"For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor rulers, nor things present, nor things to come, nor powers, nor height, nor depth, nor anything else in all... Read More

What God must hold...

“The God who made the world and everything in it, He who is Lord of heaven and earth, does not live in shrines made by human hands, nor is He served by human hands, as... Read More

Radical Forgiveness

“Receive the Holy Spirit. If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them; if you retain the sins of any, they are retained” (John 20:22b-23). In her book... Read More

Whose idea is it anyway?

“Many Samaritans from that city believed in him because of the woman’s testimony, 'He told me everything I have ever done.' So when the Samaritans came to... Read More