Why do we say we’re Christians and so often shelve God and our faith? Why do we live like God isn’t in the room or assume that He’s not paying attention? Why are our beliefs & actions often so disconnected? There is often this noticeable gap between what we “believe” and what we do. We ...more
Take a moment and think about your own personal situation while you read this entry. You're most likely on your own computer, or maybe a smartphone, maybe sipping on a cup of coffee, and most likely not looking over your shoulder in case someone might accuse you of being a Christian.
The Church is growing around ...more
I grew up in Texas, and there’s a phrase that’s used when someone’s full of talk and no action. We say they’re “all hat and no cattle”—as in, “That guy’s all hat and no cattle. Don’t pay any attention to him.”
Country singer Trace Adkins actually has a song called “All Hat, No Cattle.” One of ...more
"But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merely hearers who delude themselves." ~ James 1:22
Being merely a hearer and not a doer of the word is like ordering the P90X Ultimate Workout Kit. You get the 12 workout DVDs, the chin-up bar, the resistance bands, and you even whip up some of the P90X ...more