Author: Ian

Isolation Versus Introversion

When reading my “assigned” bible reading the other day, I came across this passage: Whoever isolates himself seeks his own…

Got Your Back

I have to admit, I’m not one for the whole dream thing. I remember my first foray into dream psychology,…

Be Not Afraid

1 Six days later Jesus took Peter, James, and John his brother, and brought them to the top of a very…

Slandering & Evangelism

And when the town clerk had quieted the crowd, he said, “Men of Ephesus, who is there who does not…

Is There a Future for the Church of the Nazarene?

Let’s get the easy/hard stuff out of  the way. I LOVE my denomination. Okay, I love a lot of denominations, but…

Loving Little

41“A certain moneylender had two debtors. One owed five hundred denarii, and the other fifty. 42When they could not pay,…

The Pursuit of Happiness

I’ve been annoyed lately (not always a good thing before writing a post). Probably centered around the Fourth of July…

The Idle Idol of “Christ-like” Disciples

Yes, it is a provocative title. That’s kind of the point. I suspect that the immediate reaction of many who…

Dangerous Questions

3And when David and his men came to the city, they found it burned with fire, and their wives and…

The Key is the Response to Community, part 2

(Please read part 1 first) So, what light can this shine on our lives? Many things bind us together, some…