Facing the Music

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 Facing the Music “Watch out! Don’t let your hearts be dulled by carousing and drunkenness, and by the worries of this life. Don’t let that day catch you unaware, like a trap. For that day will come upon everyone living on the earth.”—Luke 21:34–35 In 1990, the singing duo Milli Vanilli …

Still So Far to Go

Monday, June 26, 2017 Still So Far to Go So the trouble is not with the law, for it is spiritual and good. The trouble is with me, for I am all too human, a slave to sin.—Romans 7:14 When I began to lose my hair in my 30s, I started finding imaginative ways to …

Kind-Of Christians

Saturday, June 24, 2017 Kind-Of Christians Now when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and perceived that they were uneducated and untrained men, they marveled. And they realized that they had been with Jesus.—Acts 4:13 There are a lot of people running around today who are what we might describe as kind-of Christians. …

Our Worship Is a Witness

Friday, June 23, 2017 Our Worship Is a Witness Therefore, let us offer through Jesus a continual sacrifice of praise to God, proclaiming our allegiance to his name.—Hebrews 13:15 I came to faith because of worshiping Christians. No one invited me to their meeting. No one broke down the gospel for me and said, “Here …

Nothing Quite Like It

Thursday, June 22, 2017 Nothing Quite Like It “For where two or three are gathered together in My name, I am there in the midst of them.”—Matthew 18:20 I think Christians have the best songs of any religion on earth. The Christian faith is a singing faith, which is not necessarily true of other religions. …