The story is told of a Native American walking with a friend during the noise and madness of downtown Manhattan at midday. In the midst of horns blaring, taxis screeching, and subways rushing, he suddenly paused and exclaimed, “I hear a cricket.” His friend said that was not possible. The Native American was adamant and … Continue reading God Speaks – ACJC morning devotion
The Old Testament as a set of moral rules or obligations. The Old Testament as passé, out of date, or even irrelevant for the New Testament Christian. These two broad ideas define what many Christians think about the Old Testament today. Unfortunately, when we neglect or jettison the Old Testament, which makes up almost three … Continue reading The Importance and Relevance of the Old Testament to the Christian
It's been a long time since I last blogged. The busyness has been overwhelming and the irony is, I find that it is often in the midst of doing Christian ministry that I lose sight of the main point of why I'm doing it at all! It is no different with Christmas. In the midst … Continue reading Fall on your knees: this is Christmas!