Tag Archives: John

In the Beginning God

“In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.” – Gen. 1:1 “in the beginning” in Hebrew is one word: reshith. “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” – … Continue reading

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Why Was I Created?

Why was I created? Why were you? It’s because God wanted to lavish you with His love. He didn’t need us, He wanted us. God gives, we receive (John 3:16). He literally pours His love into our hearts through His … Continue reading

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I should read the Old Testament more, but I don’t.

I should read the Old Testament more, but I don’t. I get lost in all the names & places. Then I just give up. I hear this all the time. Maybe this will help. How are you approaching the OT? … Continue reading

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Faith is easy to define: it is trust.

“I believe in Christianity as I believe that the Sun has risen, not only because I see it but because by it, I see everything else.” – C.S. Lewis (“Is Theology Poetry?” The Weight of Glory.) Even those who claim to have no “faith” … Continue reading

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Truth is Uncomfortable

Jesus never said it would be easy. In fact, He promised the opposite (John 15:18). “Comfort is the one thing you cannot get by looking for it. If you look for truth, you may find comfort in the end: if … Continue reading

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I’m a Whosoever

I’m a Whosoever • Jew or Gentile • Male or Female • Young or Old • Rich or Poor • Conservative or Liberal • Republican or Democrat • Gay or Straight • Married or Single • Introvert or Extrovert • Ex-Con … Continue reading

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Everyone on the side of truth listens to Jesus

I want to share a verse with you that I have totally fell head-over-heels in love with. Jesus has just been arrested and taken to Caiaphas, the High Priest. He doesn’t answer their questions the way they like, so He is struck and lead to … Continue reading

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