Proverbs Challenge, Day 2

When wisdom enters your heart, And knowledge is pleasant to your soul, Discretion will preserve you; Understanding will keep you. (Prov 2:10-11) Seek the LORD while He may be found, Call upon Him while He is near…. “For as the heavens are higher than the earth, So are My ways higher than your ways, And … Read more

A Non-Traditional Rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner" That Totally Rocks

I’m not a fan of non-traditional renditions of our national anthem. They’re usually cringe-worthy, often disrespectful, and turn a song that should be sung by everyone into a solo performance. This one’s different, though. In 2012, rock band Madison Rising teamed up with the National Anthem Celebration Foundation to heighten public awareness of the history and … Read more

Really Good Works

Here’s something cool: When James says “Faith without works is dead,” (James 2) he’s definitely talking about doing nice things for people. But he’s also using the same Greek word for “works” (ergon) as Jesus did when He referred to His own miracles, and then said, “”Most assuredly, I say to you, he who believes … Read more