An Open Letter to Christians Concerning Jennifer Lopez and Shakira

Stop complaining about how the world acts like the world. Stop spending time judging sinners for acting like sinners. Work on your own house, keep it swept and clean and maybe the world will see something they want that you have.  I wrote to you in my letter not to associate with sexually immoral people – not at all meaning the people of this world who are immoral, or the greedy and swindlers, or idolaters. In that case you would have to leave this world. But now I am writing to you that you must not associate with anyone who claims to be a brother or sister but is sexually immoral or greedy, an idolater or slanderer, a drunkard or swindler. Do not even eat with Read More …

Samuel Zwemer – Faithful No Matter the Outcome

On February 22nd, 2020 it will be National Be Humble Day.  It seems today that the greatest attention in ministry is given to those who place themselves in the spotlight. We want to spotlight men and women who most likely you have never heard of who labored faithfully unto the glory of God without fanfare. Some missionaries are known for their great fruit, their many converts, churches they started, or hospitals they helped build. Samuel Zwemer is not known for these things. After 38 years of missions work throughout Arabia, the Persian Gulf, Egypt and Asia Minor, Samuel had seen his efforts produce fewer than 12 conversions to Christianity. Yet producing converts was not the ultimate goal for Samuel. The man who would become known Read More …