God of the Few

God of the Few We live in a world where the vast majority of people believe that when they die, they will go to a better place. You see it everywhere you look. Every time someone dies you hear comments like, “RIP, rest in peace,” or you will hear, “I know they are now looking down from heaven and watching over me, or God gained another star in the heavens, or God has another angel in heaven.” Be honest, how many times have you heard someone say about their loved one or friend who died, “Well, they are worse off now, separated from their creator, lost in darkness, and absent from life?” I am not suggesting that we judge everyone who has died, rather I Read More …

What I Learned Way, Way Too Late In Life

I confess right up front that I have no right to address this topic as I consider myself a great example of what not to do when it comes to family matters. On the other hand, realizing your failures and learning from them can still be a good platform to educate others. The importance of the community of faith cannot be emphasized enough.  Unfortunately according to the recent data the family of faith has taken a back seat to our earthly families. According to the Barna Group on their report concerning family values,  over 60% of people polled consider the earthly family as first importance in establishing their identity, being an American comes in second, and religious faith comes in third. For faith to come Read More …