a word from the pastor

Are You Making God Jealous?

One emotion we don’t normally associate with God is jealousy. Yet, the Bible clearly describes him in this way (see Exodus 20:3,5 and James 4:5). In fact, many people have found this idea offensive, even disturbing. Brad Pitt was raised a conservative Southern Baptist, but in a 2007 interview in ...
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A Meaningful Life

Somewhere down the Appian Way, just outside the city of Rome, some two thousand years ago, the Apostle Paul was martyred for his faith in Jesus Christ. Shortly before his death, he had written to Timothy, his young protégé in the gospel, stating that he had fought a good fight, he had finished hi...
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Tiger Woods' Third Act

On Sunday, I was glued to the television to see if Tiger Woods would complete one of the greatest comeback stories in all of sports. He did. Being a duffer on the golf course (I can count on one hand the number of times I’ve been in the high 70’s), I know a bit of what it takes to do what he d...
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