The Age Of Depression

We live in an age of depression. Millions of people suffer from depression, anxiety, and a slew of other emotional and psychological illnesses. The question that comes to mind is why? Is it a product of genetics, or is it a product of the conditions in our life? I suspect the answer is probably both. Continue reading “The Age Of Depression”

The Insuffeciency of Apologetics for Christians

“But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts, and always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks you a reason for the hope that is in you, with meekness and fear” 1 Peter 3:15  (NKJV) Lets talk apologetics for a minute. There is a problem with Christian retention in the west. Millennials are leaving Christianity in record numbers.Continue reading “The Insuffeciency of Apologetics for Christians”

How to Study the Bible: Five Tips To Enhance Your Scripture Study

Studying the Bible can seem like a daunting task to the most mature Christian. The Bible is composed of 66 books and it’s broken down into 2 main sections, the Old Testament and New Testament. I have received comments from Christians throughout the years that they want to study the Bible but just don’t understandContinue reading “How to Study the Bible: Five Tips To Enhance Your Scripture Study”

Leaders are Readers of Scripture

The current climate of western culture is obsessed with the idea of leadership. An individual can walk into any bookstore and find countless resources on the subject of leadership. Additionally, there are numerous internet blogs, videos, and podcasts concerning leadership. Essentially, the options for leadership development is endless. As a Christian leader I encourage everyoneContinue reading “Leaders are Readers of Scripture”

2 Timothy 4: Paul’s Closing Words

I charge you therefore before God and the Lord Jesus Christ, who will judge the living and the dead at His appearing and His kingdom:  Preach the word! Be ready in season and out of season. Convince, rebuke, exhort, with all longsuffering and teaching.  For the time will come when they will not endure soundContinue reading “2 Timothy 4: Paul’s Closing Words”

Loving Your Neighbor Through Prayer

 “Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength. The second is: Love your neighbor as yourself.  There is no other command greater than these” (Mark 12:30-31, HCSB).[1] The above passage of scripture calls all Christians to an all-consuming  love of God thatContinue reading “Loving Your Neighbor Through Prayer”