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It’s (Not) Miller Time

Donald Miller, whom I mentioned in an earlier article (Black and White—Unlike Jazz) is increasing in popularity as an author. Miller is an evangelical writer with a wonderful gift to express by the written word lessons he is learning as he journeys as a Christian...

Should You Obey the Nine Commandments?

Note: This article was written as a reply to a question posted on my first article dealing with this subject. When the New Testament says that Christ fulfilled the law, it means a number of things: That which has been prophesied about Him has been fulfilled. When...

So, Why Do You Go?

I have no doubt that there would be absolutely unanimous agreement that the church’s move to weekly Grace Group meetings has been a very beneficial and productive development for us. This became apparent again for me at a recent Group meeting where we had the...

Oh, How I Wish I Could Cycle on Sundays

The title of this article is designed to be provocative, and perhaps even a little confusing, despite the fact that it is completely biblical. The intention of this article is not to re-establish the current legitimacy of Sabbath-keeping, or to restart a debate that...

Ruling by Resting

Recently, during an elders’ prayer meeting, one of my fellow pastors made a statement, as we were praying, that “the church rules when she prays.” Those words grabbed my attention, my heart and my mind. They reflect a thoroughly biblical truth. In the book of...

What Does Your Lifestyle Display?

Flannery O’Connor said, “The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.” Whatever God has given us (the church), He has given us, and we are meant to apply our minds to it, whether it is comparatively simple or comparatively difficult. We have no...