What He Gives, To Equip, Build Up and Attain

I was recently reading through Ephesians 4:11-16, and noticed that when writing this down in a different way helps grasp the concept better I think. Something usually helpful with Paul’s writing considering his long sentence structures. Hope this helps. “And He gave: the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers: to equip the […]

Flat Tire, Elated Grace

Flat Tire Last week Monday started out as any other regular Monday. I got out of bed a bit later than intended, but still early enough to call it really early. After the usuals I walked down to my car, got in, started the engine, started the CD player (Dream Theater’s latest is a great […]

Paraphrase #2 – The Way of Love

“If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not Jesus, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have a prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not Jesus, I am […]