Christmas on Purpose


Can you believe it?  The Christmas season is almost here!  Soon we will begin decorating our trees, wrapping our presents, and celebrating the birth of King Jesus.  (I can almost smell the pinecones and the peppermint right now!) As we celebrate Christmas, let’s remember that Jesus came to earth on a mission – to become […]

Spreading Fear or Spreading Ebola?

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For three weeks solid I watched news reports and read news stories about Ebola in my hometown of Dallas. I was worried for my family, who lives in this active Metro DFW area of 7 million people; and worried for healthcare workers in the Dallas-area, including my mom and aunt who work at hospitals in […]

Gospel Conversations Without Borders

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“Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” – Matthew 28:19-20 After Jesus Christ’s death on the cross and before His resurrection, […]

Turn Off the TV

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“All things are lawful,” but not all things are helpful. “All things are lawful,” but not all things build up. - 1 Corinthians 10:23 The noise of the television surrounds us; really we can lump all media into this generalization. Plopping down on the couch after a long day’s work has become second nature – only […]

Who is the Author of Life?

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This past week there have been two news stories that have focused on life: a little boy, diagnosed with a rare disease while still in the womb, who died just hours after birth and a 29-year-old lady in Oregon with a malignant brain tumor who plans to end her life at the end of month. […]