Corrupt Leaven Gives Rise to an Illusory Form of Evangelicalism in America

"For the time is coming when people will not endure sound teaching, but having itching ears they will accumulate for themselves teachers to suit their own passions." - 2 Timothy 4:3 Evangelicalism in America today is being subverted into a charlatan form of religiosity, which unequally yokes the Gospel of Christ with the political forces at … Continue reading Corrupt Leaven Gives Rise to an Illusory Form of Evangelicalism in America

Puzzled over God’s Will for Your Life?

Have you ever asked: "What is God's will for my life?" Scripture tells us that the will of God is a mystery to be lived, as Paul writes: In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace, which he lavished upon us, in all wisdom and insight making known to … Continue reading Puzzled over God’s Will for Your Life?

Finding our Way Back to Apostolic Christian Unity Amidst Diversity

“If you are a Christian you do not have to believe that all the other religions are simply wrong all through."  - C.S. Lewis The ecumenical path to unity between Catholic Christians and Protestant Christians winds around several doctrinal obstacles, however, because there are two undeniable cornerstones of the Christian Faith we share a common … Continue reading Finding our Way Back to Apostolic Christian Unity Amidst Diversity

Are You a Practical Atheist?

As I listened to the sermon today, I heard the term "practical atheist" used within the context of Exodus 14, where Moses and the Israelites find themselves seemingly trapped between Pharaoh's approaching war chariots and the sea.  Frightened, they called out to the Lord, but then said this to Moses: “Is it because there are no … Continue reading Are You a Practical Atheist?

When Dark Nights Challenge the Soul

"The Dark Night of the Soul" was a line by line exposition, written by St. John of the Cross in the 16th Century, to explicate the eight brief stanzas of his poem of the same name. In that explication, the author attempts to reveal that one's soul must be emptied of self before it can be filled by … Continue reading When Dark Nights Challenge the Soul