Devotions

Maybe There is a Somebody

Maybe a parody of Charles Osgood's famous poem can offer us a lesson for a life of purpose

Sunday School Lessons

No Two Ways About It

If there are universal standards, they must - by definition - apply to all of us

Sunday School Lessons

Surely Not I?

What do we do when we encounter a list of sins in the Bible, and find a few that we struggle with, too?

Sunday School Lessons

Root Cause Analysis

There are a lot of ugly, messy kinds of sins in this world, but maybe they can be traced back to a common decision in the lives of those who practice them.

Sunday School Lessons

What Walking by the Spirit Does Not Look Like

Paul lists a number of "acts of the flesh" in the book of Galatians. Is this just another list of rules, containing things that followers of Jesus must avoid?

Devotions

Quotes from the Pharisees: I’m Better Than You

To what should followers of Jesus compare themselves and their righteousness?

Devotions

Sometimes, More Fixes Won’t Help, Part 1

No matter how handy we are, there comes a time when another layer of duct tape isn't going to fix the problem.