God Makes You a Triple Threat

A recent repair at a rental home we own in Cleveland compelled my wife and I to make three trips to Northeast Ohio within the past two weeks. Our trip on April 27, was noticeably different than our two previous treks up I-71 because traffic was perhaps seven- to eight-times greater than it had been …

Death is Satan's Tool

When I encounter anyone terrified of COVID-19 and adamantly opposed to life resuming in any sort of normal fashion — stores, schools and restaurants reopening, church services and sporting events resuming — their chief logic is rooted in a fear of death, either for them or someone else. I understand that, because I’m firmly in …

I'm Ready, Why aren't we Moving?

Living the Christian life would be so much less complicated if genuinely desiring to serve God fell in line with actually doing it. After all, arriving at a point where you’re devoted to living His plan and following His path is often a struggle. I know I’ve pushed back against it for large portions of …

Stop Looking for What You Already Have

I occasionally misplace my car keys, only to find them in my hand as I search. And I’ve sometimes looked for my reading glasses, which I discover hanging from the neckline of my shirt. I fear that’s how it will be with lost souls on Judgment Day. What a searing, horrible regret they will feel …

Be an Eternal Survivor with Christ

My daughters, and many others, enjoy the television show, Survivor. If you’ve not seen the show, it is a competition of random groups of strangers, living in a remote area. Each person hopes to eventually be the last man or woman standing after the participants undertake a series of team and individual challenges, form alliances, …