To Follow Jesus…

“Those who aren’t following Jesus aren’t his followers. Its that simple. Followers follow, and those who don’t follow aren’t followers. To follow Jesus means to follow Jesus into a society where justice rules, where love shapes everything. To follow Jesus means to take up his dream and work for it..”  — Scot McKnight For moreContinue reading “To Follow Jesus…”

Walking the Middle Path

I walk the middle path.  It can be a lonely place to be.  It can be a dangerous and frightening place to be, caught between two extremes at war with each other with verbal, spiritual and even sometimes physical shots being fired by both sides.   But as a Christian who tries to follow the teachings and exampleContinue reading “Walking the Middle Path”

We Can Change the Words…

We can outlaw the symbols…   We can even try to restrict guns…   But if we really want to stop bigotry, violence and murder we must…   Change hearts and minds.   Only then we will begin to see actions change.   Only then we will see the beginning of peace….   and justice.  Continue reading “We Can Change the Words…”

Thought for Today and a Video

“He has showed you, O man, what is good.  And what does the Lord require of you?  To act justly, to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”  Micah 6:8 The Old Testament, New International Version Jim Keck, Senior Pastor of First Plymouth Church in Lincoln Nebraska has been giving a sermon seriesContinue reading “Thought for Today and a Video”