Who’s Your Canaanite?

When I was a kid on the playground we would get into rather vicious games of four square, kickball, and […]
August 24, 2017 by Dr. Daniel Deen

Jesus Doesn’t Need You to March for Him

Last week in our local 4th of July parade, our church’s float (which consisted of a tight three piece band, […]

Mind The Gap Between Dreams and Reality

They didn’t say anything about this in the books, I thought, as the snow blew in through the gaping doorway […]

When God Becomes A Tropical Fish

Men, alienated from their God, behave violently. What is the value of money, beauty, and status if we believers are […]
June 13, 2017 by Donavon Riley

The Shanty Christ Across the Tracks

Years ago I attended a big, splashy wedding that was rumored to set the bride’s father back tens of thousands […]
June 01, 2017 by Chad Bird

The Lord’s Dogs Aren’t Too Proud to Beg

Whew! Jesus had nerve. Ask ten pastors and you’ll get ten pastors who’ll tell you they’d never speak to dear […]

A Christian Looks to Christ

What if we woke up tomorrow and discovered we could perfectly obey all God’s commands? We could love God and […]
March 15, 2017 by Donavon Riley

The Gardener’s Blood, The Fruit of Brambles

The woman took the fruit, took a bite out of it, then handed it to her husband. He took a […]
October 13, 2016 by Donavon Riley

The Gardener’s Blood, The Fruit of Brambles

The woman took the fruit, took a bite out of it, then handed it to her husband. He took a […]
October 13, 2016 by Donavon Riley