Good News for Anxious Christians

Good News for Anxious Christians

“Humble yourselves therefore under the mighty hand of God, so that he may exalt you in due time. Cast all your anxiety on him, because he cares for you. Discipline yourselves, keep alert. Like a roaring lion your adversary, the devil prowls around, looking for someone...
My Favorite Reads & Recommendations from 2017

My Favorite Reads & Recommendations from 2017

Here is a too-brief listing of my favorite books read in 2017. As your pastor, I encourage you to read (or listen to) at least one book every month. Too much of our intellectual input these days comes from headlines, tweets, news flashes, and snap judgments. So many...

Book Recommendation

One of my all time favorite books explores alot of the issues raised in my recent sermon about the parable of the Rich Man and Lazarus and related questions about heaven and hell. That book is The Great Divorce, by C.S. Lewis. This is an imaginative fiction in which a...

Proof of Heaven, Book Review

One of the blessings of vacation for me is extra time for reading. Last week I read the Near Death Experience testimony of a neurosurgeon, Dr. Eben Alexander. “Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife.” Excerpts from this book...