1. He shows up when we are at our worst to usher us back to his side, lead us to repentance, rescue us, and reclaim us as his own.
  2. Sometimes, we get prayer dementia. We can’t remember what we were going to pray for, we can’t put the words together, and, frustrated, there is nothing we can do but sigh and groan.
  3. There is no AA for legalists. At least not officially. But there ought to be, and it should be called your local church.
  4. Regularly reading and hearing God’s Word helps us to keep a song in our hearts.
  5. The more I got to know Dr. Rosenbladt, the more I saw that he wasn’t a man divided.
  6. God gives his church a story that helps to make sense of this life.
  7. It would serve us well to embrace the beauty of our diversity within the unity of the body of Christ.
  8. What does professional wrestling and preaching have in common?
  9. What (if anything) makes a sermon distinctive?
  10. When you see the year ending, thank the Lord, because he had led you into this cycle of years.
  11. The Jews were living the script for a Western movie when Jesus showed up. The enemies of God were running the town