Bible and Money

The Sin of Achan

The sin of Achan was ONE: He loved the finer things of life. And he just couldn't help himself. So he stole some. And what did he steal? A Wedge of Gold. And 200 Silver Coins. And a custom-made expensive and fashionable Babylonian clothing. Well, that's something! And he got a secured safe and I buried… Continue reading The Sin of Achan

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Church Life

Dissatisfied!!! A Story of 7 Deacons

Acts chapter 6 is popular for producing the First set of Deacons. Stephen and the others. But the chapter opened with a completely different set of problems, problems we still deal with today. And in what seemed like a 0-100 motion, the presumably perfect Christian community quickly degenerated, and all that we were left with… Continue reading Dissatisfied!!! A Story of 7 Deacons

The Life of Jesus

Jesus on Name-Calling: “Go Tell that Fox!”

On becoming like Jesus… “I want to be like Jesus, So lowly and so meek, For no one marked an angry word, That every heard Him speak”. But as we read the scriptures, we realize that Jesus is not always 'so lowly and so meek', and that sometimes He calls people names and even resort to the use… Continue reading Jesus on Name-Calling: “Go Tell that Fox!”

Church Life

Dissatisfied!!! A Story of 7 Deacons

Acts chapter 6 is popular for producing the First set of Deacons. Stephen and the others. But the chapter opened with a completely different set of problems, problems we still deal with today. And in what seemed like a 0-100 motion, the presumably perfect Christian community quickly degenerated, and all that we were left with… Continue reading Dissatisfied!!! A Story of 7 Deacons