Tag Archives: forgiveness

One for all

My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not … Continue reading

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‘With friends like this, who needs enemies?’

Chandler picked out a restaurant and a movie for us to celebrate my birthday last night, and it was an awesome time. After a dinner of spicy chicken wings (his choice) we went and saw the new Captain America: Civil … Continue reading

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Who is the real strong one?

Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. Matthew 5:9 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., was a true child of God. He was a messenger of peace in a time of grave conflict. His influence and … Continue reading

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A little respect can go a long way. I just realized I have this unchecked, underlying hostility for one woman in our neighborhood. Without going into detail here, she thinks I took some liberty with her property that was “crossing … Continue reading

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God offenders

If I don’t forgive you, who will forgive me? I don’t remember now who said it, but someone wrote me in the last few days since we introduced the delicate and dangerous subject of sex offenders, “Maybe we should just … Continue reading

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Us and Him

We had an incredible session on BlogTalkRadio last night with our guest, Rebecca Bender. You will definitely want to hear it on demand if you missed it live. Rebecca’s story of how she was rescued from human sex trafficking literally … Continue reading

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Grace card: Don’t go home without it.

Any relationship is going to require a Grace Card. That’s because we are destined to fail each other over and over again. We will fail because we are fallible, and we will fail without even trying, because our expectations are … Continue reading

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The gospel according to David Bowie

The Breakfast Club, is on my top ten list of favorite movies of all time. (Others on that list would be The Big Chill, Mr. Mom, The Big Kahuna, and Red (the first one — can’t wait to see the … Continue reading

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