• Encouragement
  • So what if I’m outstanding in my field?

    hedgehog-1630030_1280

    [Translate] So what if I’m outstanding in my field? By Dave McCarty So what if I’m admired by thousands, or millions?  So what if I’m envied by all humans everywhere?  Domatter.  “All labor and all achievement spring from man’s envy of his neighbor.” Eccl 4:4  Human worthiness is meaningless.  Domatter.  The only worthiness that matters […]

  • Encouragement
  • He Who Has the Last Laugh

    people-2598902_1280

    [Translate] He Who Has the Last Laugh by Joseph Franks Yes, I know the Bible tells me that without faith, it is impossible to please God. (Heb.11:6) Yes, I know the Bible tells me faith is a gift of God, and the only reason I can repent and believe is because he has given me this supernatural […]

  • Encouragement
  • On Lament, Hope, and Divorce

    woman-1006100_1280

    [Translate] On Lament, Hope, and Divorce By Wendy Alsup Lament and hope have become a theme in my life. I began to wrestle with the already, but not yet, nature of the kingdom of God in the aftermath of the destruction at Mars Hill back in 2007 and again in 2014. What happens when something […]

  • Encouragement
  • Real Men Cry

    alone-666078_1280

    [Translate] Real Men Cry by Joseph Franks I try not to tear up. Believe me, I have no desire to be known as a sappy sentimentalist. However, truth be known, I cry quite often, and as I am getting older it seems my eyes leak more than ever. I tear up when I watch certain movies. At […]