Monthly Archive: February 2013

The Fool: Discerning Him

The Fool: Discerning Him

“You’re a fool,” declared my co-worker, who is often hasty and disrespectful to everyone at work.  The context was in regard to my turning down double time pay on a Sunday to “go to...

The Bridegroom Never Walked Out on His Bride

The Bridegroom Never Walked Out on His Bride

This weekend I attended the Men of Integrity Conference.  It was a wonderful 2 days of fellowship prayer, praise and learning with other Christian men.  I rekindled some old friendships, got to finally meet...

I read the article “Why I left the Canadian Reformed Church” and pondered writing my own response to it. I am glad Jeremy beat me to it, since my response would pale in comparison.

Praise You in this Storm

Praise You in this Storm

I am awake because of the brokenness of this world.  How about you? It is 1:37 am as I write this on a Friday morning.   There is so much brokenness  hurt, pain, suffering.  Each person I...

Knowing God

Knowing God

My Pastor, Rev. Abel Pol, preached yesterday on “Hallowed be your name,” the first petition of the Lord’s prayer.  I appreciated this sermon very much. Here is a quote from the sermon: “Knowing God...

Why is God Punishing Me?

Why is God Punishing Me?

“Why is God punishing me?” The sorrowful wail of a fellow believer going through unspeakable darkness and agony.  My heart breaks. My soul cries out.  No, God is not punishing you. Not even when...

Legalism and Smoking.

Legalism and Smoking.

“Aren’t you being legalistic by saying that smoking is a sin for you? “ This is an interesting question to an article that I posted quite a while ago.  You can read that article...

We Don’t Simply Drift Toward Holiness.

We Don’t Simply Drift Toward Holiness.

Why did I stop doing the daily “Tasty Tidbits”?  A few people asked me this. The reason is that I do not simply drift toward holiness. In other words, it takes too much time....