Memorize for More

We all need to memorize Scripture. The psalmist stored up the Word of God in his heart to help him not sin against God (Psalm 119:11). That alone should motivate us to memorize the Word… But we need to memorize for more. More is at stake than just memorizing verses for our own walk with […]

Be a helpful critic

How to give criticism in a godly way: I see my brother/sister as one for whom Christ died (1 Cor. 8:11; Heb. 13:1) I come as an equal, who also is a sinner (Rom. 3:9, 23). I prepare my heart lest I speak out of wrong motives (Prov. 16:2; 15:28; 16:23). I examine my own […]

Blogging for Real

  Well – here we go again. This may be my 38th attempt at blogging.  But I think this one is going to stick. The motivation has been rekindled for a couple of reasons. 1. It seems this will help my ministry at Redeemer Church.  Being the Lead Pastor at Redeemer is wonderful.  I love […]