Tag Archives: Hermeneutics

How Can a Loving God Send Anyone to Hell?

How can a loving God send anyone to Hell? Why unlimited punishment for a limited behavior? Isn’t Hell cosmic overkill? Too harsh! Not fair! I’ve heard this objection many times and it seems reasonable… at first. John Bunyan said, “No sin … Continue reading

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My Boring Playbook

  I am boring, I suppose. I have the same answer to every problem because the same answer is the answer to every problem. My playbook has only one play in it: Give the ball to Jesus. I don’t have … Continue reading

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Small Things Done With Great Love

Mother Teresa said that small things done with great love will change the world. Small things turn into big things. Drop a stone in a calm lake and you can watch ripple after ripple extend all the way to the lake’s … Continue reading

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The More Light You Let In

The more light you let in, the brighter you become. It’s your choice; shut the blinds completely  & remain in the dark, crack the blinds & let in just a fraction of light, or tear the blinds down & flood … Continue reading

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Stuff Is Just Stuff, Jesus Is What Matters

You are rich. You live in America, which means: You have more than one phone, TV & car. You make more than $2 a day. You have so much stuff that you don’t know what to do with it all. You … Continue reading

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Social Media: The New Bible

Charles Spurgeon said that “Newspapers are the Bibles of worldlings! How diligently they read them! Here they find their law & profits, their judges & chronicles, their epistles & revelations!” I trust the Prince of Preachers would indulge me just a … Continue reading

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God Can Use Traffic For Good

One of the reasons I left Los Angeles was the traffic. It is unreal. I knew sitting in traffic like that was going to slowly drive me bonkers. So, it’s no surprise that a new study found that LA is the … Continue reading

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