I was struck the other day by the force of the words in Micah 6…

Mic 6:6-8

6 With what shall I come before the LORD and bow down before the exalted God?

… Shall I offer my firstborn for my transgression, the fruit of my body for the sin of my soul?

He has showed you, O man, what is good. And what does the LORD require of you?

To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”

Realize with me that the word...

In this article I want to discuss the way we express our political opinions in conversation and through social media. Recently, the President of BIOLA University, Dr. Barry Corey, reminded the readers of the alumni magazine that in this political season it is easy to get carried away with our opinions and viewpoints, to the degree that we may do damage to our relationships and hurt our Christian testimony.

He reminded us that in Jesus you have a ‘love your enemies” attitude that is...

Times have changed when it comes to international missions. It used to be that when an individual felt called to mission work they would raise a small fortune, go off to a foreign land and not return for many years while they served the Lord. The decision to go was life changing and usually permanent.  During the years of service they would basically be invisible to the church back in the states, except for an occasional report letter and outbound care package at Christmas.

In this article I want to discuss the way we express our political opinions in conversation and through social media. Recently, the President of BIOLA University, Dr. Barry Corey, reminded the readers of the alumni magazine that in this political season it is easy to get carried away with our opinions and viewpoints, to the degree that we may do damage to our relationships and hurt our Christian testimony.

He reminded us that in Jesus you have a ‘love your enemies” attitude that is...

In a recent edition of Biola Magazine, Kenneth Samples, who is an adjunct professor in Biola University’s Christian Apologetics program, told of being interviewed on a Canadian Christian Television program for broadcast in Canada. Before they went on the air, the interviewer (who is a Christian, broadcasting on a Christian channel) warned him not to speak to the fact that Christianity is the only way to God. When he expressed his surprise at this warning, the host told him that the executives...