Archive for the ‘The Gospel’ Category

My friend Kelsey took this picture of downtown Nashville today from the footbridge that crosses the Cumberland River connecting downtown and the Tennessee Titans’ stadium. I went to college at Belmont University in Nashville, met my wife in Nashville, more deeply learned to believe and live the gospel of Jesus Christ in Nashville, and made many lifelong […]

The telephone was an aberation in human development. It was a 70 year or so period where for some reason humans decided it was socially acceptable to ring a loud bell in someone else’s life and they were expected to come running, like dogs. . . . We have a thing now called THE TEXT MESSAGE. –Rick […]

Tonight, while playing the awesome Strategery game on my iPhone, something came to mind: Look carefully then how you walk, not as unwise but as wise, making the best use of the time, because the days are evil. – Ephesians 5:15-16 And, by the grace of God, I asked myself, Is playing this game ever […]

It’s a prayer list. People share, you know how to pray. Even if they’re not asking. Help me test the theory.

The object of regeneration . . . is to manifest in the life of believers a harmony and agreement between God’s righteousness and their obedience, and thus to confirm the adoption that they have received as sons [Eph 1:5; Gal 4:5; cf. 2 Pet 1:10]. -John Calvin, Institutes of the Christian Religion, 3.6.1

Plot summary: The world is covered in pollen. Homes are covered—inside and out—with a yellow-green caking. Then Apple genetically engineers nano-insects to clear the streets. But then they mutate, becoming the size of a Smart Car due to the huge amount of available food. Once the streets are cleared, they have to come inside to […]

Happy Easter


> 1 Who has believed what they heard from us? > And to whom has the arm of the LORD been revealed? >> 2 For he grew up before him like a young plant, > and like a root out of dry ground; > he had no form or majesty that we should look at […]