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Theology Thursday: Understanding the Mosaic of the Atonement

By on August 25, 2016 in Theology with 0 Comments

I grew up in St. Louis, MO, and one of my favorite places in the city is the Cathedral Basilica. This massive cathedral holds the largest collection of mosaic art in the entire world. It’s breathtaking! Wall-to-wall, intricate glass pieces line vaulted ceilings and vast archways, creating portraits that depict entire stories. Up close, you […]

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Theology of a Red Door

By on August 11, 2015 in Theology with 3 Comments

According to early American history, a red door signified that a home was welcoming. The red door was a way of communicating to tired travelers, traveling by horse and buggy, that this was a safe place to rest for the night and have a warm meal. In Scotland, homeowners would paint their front door red […]

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And God Created… New Year’s Lessons from Genesis 1-3

By on January 13, 2015 in Christian Life with 2 Comments

One of my goals this year is to read the Bible from beginning to end in 2015. Maybe you have that same goal. Whether or not, I do pray that one of your goals is to fall in love with God’s Word more than you have before, for there is nothing more satisfying and life […]

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3 Truths About God That Got Me Through 16 Years of Sickness

By on November 11, 2014 in Faith with 0 Comments

This month marks two years since I spent nearly two weeks at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. going through a battery of tests in basically every medical department there is. The answers we found there were different than what we had expected. Even on our return flight to Texas, we were a bit leery […]

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The Fallacy of Fig Leaves

By on March 11, 2014 in Jesus with 0 Comments

The fallacy that fig leaves could cover the shame of sin deceives us all. We cannot cover our own sin. We cannot construct a garment of any design or any fabric that would cover sin and remove shame.

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Healed and Whole: How God Can Turn Your Life Around

By on October 1, 2013 in Faith with 0 Comments

Jesus answered them, “It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick. I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.” Luke 5:31-32 And thank goodness, because I was 23 before I became a Christian, and it only happened after I had hit a point in my life when […]

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A Rubbish Redeemed

By on August 20, 2013 in Faith with 0 Comments

It’s nothing short of jaw dropping. In the middle of a South American slum, there is music. In the impoverished community of Cateura, Paraguay, where families make a living by recycling trash and selling it, an old oil can or a meat tenderizer is recreated to make a concert-quality instrument. (Seriously, you’ve got to see […]

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