Bad Teacher- Grace When Our Teachers Fail

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Teachers are held to an incredibly high standard. The Bible says, “Dear brothers and sisters, not many of you should become teachers in the church, for we who teach will be judged more strictly”  (James 3:1). Teachers have the responsibility of not only using their wisdom and judgement to impart knowledge, but they must also …

Single and Ready to Mingle in the Asian Church

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Please know that when I refer to the “Asian” community, I am speaking of the Indian community, though I am sure these sentiments transcend cultures!  So here’s the deal: I’m 25, still single and attend a predominately Asian church. I even grew up in the Asian church (not the same one I am currently attending)! …

Missions

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I love watching young people prepare for mission trips. Wide eyed, huge grins on their faces, full of hopes and ambitions about the people they will meet and the things they will do, many believe they will change the world in just a week or two. Hey, I was one of those kids; I went …

Glory, Glamour and the Gospel

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I’ve been thinking lately of our society’s fascination with celebrities. We take great pride in the rare few that make a mark on our culture- the ones who work to make a name for themselves and leave a legacy. The legacy they leave may transform the world of music, theatre, movies, politics, science, sports etc. …

Be Still My Child, and Know…

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I am the comforter of the saddened the joy of those who mourn the peace in great distresses the calm in raging storms I will quiet unsound voices bring peace in troubled times bring victory in your defenselessness bring hope to ease your troubled mind I am truth for you who seek Me The path …