Here’s a quick overview of what you’ll hear in Episode 24: Update: Sharing Edify Hub in Sunday School, challenges with adding features. Encouragement: Hear how God took a messed up childhood and led to a useful adult life. Tech. Tip: Learn how to make sure your Facebook posts are going to look how you want them […]
So, what is holy? What is profane? We often hear that what’s holy is set apart, usually for a specific purpose. And we know that the word profane doesn’t necessarily mean things are evil or wicked; they’re just common or ordinary. In the Old Testament system of temple sacrifices, there was common bread, and there was holy bread (1 Samuel […]
Ed has the gift of exhortation. He can draw hard lines by applying Scriptural principles to his own experience. When others with different experience find their lines in different places, Ed quickly concludes that those others are either liberal or legalistic, depending on where their lines land. Mark has the gift of mercy. He can find […]
Nobody writes about tear-stained keyboards. It just sounds silly. Unlike those ancient authors who wept over literal ink on paper, the blurry letters before me will clear up when my eyes dry.
Again last week, I read a story of abuse. One person, believing himself to be right and just, injured another who was weaker. The physical injuries eventually healed - mostly. But the emotional injuries erupted again last week, some thirty years later. These stories seem to be more and more common.
But this time, I knew the person who was hurt.