Posts tagged christianity

Luke 9: Some holiday scripture to remind us of our faulty human nature

Luke 9: Some holiday scripture to remind us of our faulty human nature

YouTube Christian Collab II Update: We have raised $152.18 for poconoprc.org as of this update. Won’t you join us? I am directly ripping most of these thoughts from my Pastor, but I am passing them on to you as I feel led to this morning. Maybe it is something that needs to be said to […]

When we create requirements of salvation for fellow believers are we being like the Pharisees?

When we create requirements of salvation for fellow believers are we being like the Pharisees?

YouTube Christian Collab II Update: We have raised $47.59 for poconoprc.org as of this update. Won’t you join us? I have been on YouTube for about three-and-a-half years now… almost exactly the amount of time that I have been a Christian. On YouTube, in particular in the last two years, I have had my eyes […]

The “Princess Diana” Bible: walking the fine line between clever and stupid

The “Princess Diana” Bible: walking the fine line between clever and stupid

There’s an unknown filmmaker in New Mexico who has come up with an interesting idea to promote his independent film about “two bio-geneticists whose Formula 4708 reverses the whole world’s sexual orientation.” He is in the process of writing what he calls the “Princess Diana Bible,” so named because of her many “good works.” It […]

Here is why the U.S. Constitution’s 14th amendment is so important to preserve

Here is why the U.S. Constitution’s 14th amendment is so important to preserve

Here is what I’m talking about in the previous blog post. Just today, there is a story out of South Korea where the South Korean Supreme Court upheld, by a slim margin, imprisonment for adultery. If you remove adultery/imprisonment and replace gay marriage/constitutional amendment, it reads eerily similar to a story on the gay marriage […]

Clarifying the gay marriage issue

Clarifying the gay marriage issue

I participated in a civil email exchange over the gay marriage issue and my recent blog entry on the subject. I think it is worthy of note, so I am posting my response and the initial questions. In my view, the gay marriage issue need not be religious or partisan political. The issue for our […]

In May, 2005, Rob was a secular, Jewish, thirty-something, Los Angeles, personal injury attorney whose idea of getting up early on a Sunday was getting up for the third quarter of the first televised, NFL games.

Thirsting on the idea of playing in a band for the first time in a decade, Rob finally accepted his neighbor's request to get up at seven-in-the-morning on Sundays in order to participate.

Eleven months later, his world was turned upside down by Jesus. Instantly, he began leading songs on the worship team and, today, he now leads that same LIFEhouse worship team in which he was initially invited to join as a non-believer.

God is cool like that.