Yes, this is a click-bait title. We all know that the consumeristic aspects of Christmas (lights, Amazon gifts, and trees) are not the main point of the Christmas season. Obviously, the Christ of Christmas is center, and that is Christianity 101. So when the Christian embraces this fundamental truth, this Christ of Christmas becomes everything … More Christmas Is Everything to Us
What makes a great church? Perhaps you prioritize the pragmatic aspects of ministry: nice building, organized youth group or kids ministry, well-organized liturgy, convenient start times, and good location. Maybe, you value more of the dogmatic side of ministry: sound doctrine, exegetically based sermons, theologically based music, and stern commitment to orthodoxy. These qualities may … More A Church Worth Your Commitment: The Humble Church
Today’s (local and global) economic climate, political climate, and even literal climate have many people worried. Instability in economy threaten people’s livelihood and standard of living. The local and global political climate has created a lot of tension among citizens all over the world. Even literal climate (Southern California drought and global warming) have people worried! It … More Are You as Happy as You Can Be?
Today, I’d like to write a post on what I currently have on my desk as reading projects. Perhaps this can gave you guys some insight in what books might be reviewed in the future. It may also give you a bit more insight in regards to my personal interests or areas I’ve been studying … More On the Pastor’s Desk