The Difference

Jeff K. Clarke has written an excellent post entitled The Difference in Calling Jesus ‘Savior’ and ‘Lord’ and its Implications for Discipleship.  It is one of those "must read" posts for anyone serious about following Jesus. Allow me to provide you with a few quotes to whet your appetite. "In short… "… ‘Jesus is Savior’ … Continue reading The Difference

Follower or Admirer?

I encourage you to prayerfully read a quote from Søren Kierkegaard's book Provocations.  This quote causes one to seriously reflect on their relationship to the King.    "Admirers are only all too willing to serve Christ as long as proper caution is exercised, lest one personally come in contact with danger. As such, they refuse to accept that Christ’s … Continue reading Follower or Admirer?

What is a Christian?

On his blog, Jeff K. Clarke asks the question, "What is a Christian?"  I believe this is a critical question that must be answered by this generation.  While I hope you read the entire post, I want you to take a good look at his conclusions and see if you agree. Questions Answered(from Jeff's blog) … Continue reading What is a Christian?

What Does it Mean to be…

Radical:  very different from the usual or traditional. Jesus was a Radical Take a look at His life and see what you think. While the religious leaders of the day burdened the common man with heavy religious rules and regulations (Matthew 23:2 - 4), Jesus provided men with hope (Luke 4:18 - 19). At a … Continue reading What Does it Mean to be…

Did He Really Mean That?

There is no doubt about it being costly to be a disciple of Jesus Christ.  There is one statement He makes about it, however, that sounds absolutely absurd, especially to North American Christians in the 21st century.  The question is, did He really mean it?  I think we should be finding out. "For which of … Continue reading Did He Really Mean That?