Have you ever been puzzled about the choices Jesus and the apostles made about how to spend their time and energy?
They didn’t preach to everyone, didn’t heal everyone, and occasionally walked away from situations where they could have stayed and expanded their ministry.
Here’s one example from early in Jesus’s ministry:
And […]READ FULL POST →
Tony Nasrallah heard the news, but it did not compute. A plane went down in Denver, Colorado with his wife and kids on board.
He caught the next flight from Jacksonville, Florida to Denver as he read the words of the November 16th, 1987 New York Times article detailing the crash:
The […]READ FULL POST →
Jesus’s ministry leaves us with two main commands, or callings, on our daily lives.
This is a dramatic oversimplification, but my intent here is not to discount the wisdom Jesus shares in countless parables and lessons. That wisdom is incredibly valuable to our Christian lives.
Instead, my aim in highlighting these two […]READ FULL POST →
Scripture tells us Christians are called to be in the world but not of it. The inability to do this has robbed the church of its witness over the last 100 years.
The secular has absorbed the sacred in the lives of many Christians today. Far too many of us have been […]READ FULL POST →
Sometimes job changes occur out of necessity; one job ends and we need to find a new one to pay the bills.
In other cases, we can find ourselves content with where we are when a new opportunity comes to our attention.
I’ve recently gone from a position at a READ FULL POST →
When I first got into Christian apologetics shortly after graduating from high school, I was dazzled by what I found.
In books such as Tim Keller’s The Reason for God, Dinesh D’Souza’s What’s So Great About Christianity?, and C.S. Lewis’s Mere Christianity, faith was demonstrated to be not just plausible, but […]READ FULL POST →
Here are some implications from what we have observed.
1. Freedom is not autonomy […]READ FULL POST →
This blog is the first in a three-part series on entrepreneurship and the distinct opportunities inherent in creating entrepreneurial organizations.
In this first piece, we will explore the opportunity entrepreneurship provides to impact the world at large. In the second part of the series, we’ll examine the power of creating and nurturing a […]READ FULL POST →