I suppose that this may be particularly true of younger people, but even us older folk are not exempt from the assumption that crisis and/or tragedy may strike others, but not us. “It might happen to others, but not to me.” Such confident invincibility is
In 410 AD, the marauding Visigoths sacked the city of Rome, threatening the security of the entire Roman Empire. The Romans were left in deep shock wondering, “Why?” Many concluded that it was punishment from the gods for abandoning traditional Roman religions for Christianity. As
Just as a comprehensive and consistent pro-life commitment leaves no room for compromise, so meaningful church membership requires a thorough commitment to walking in the Spirit in all areas of life and in all relationships.
I recently read Just Mercyby Bryan Stevenson, which has been hailed as a modern To Kill A Mockingbird. Since that is my favourite novel, I was a bit sceptical, but the critics are right. Stevenson’s book, unlike that of Harper Lee, is not fiction. It