When we Confuse the Created for the Creator, we Create Corruption

Celine Dion helps us understand Romans 1:25.  “For they exchanged the truth of God for a lie, and worshipped and served the creature rather than the Creator, who is blessed forever.  Amen.” 

That’s hard for me to admit because I love her music, but “my heart will go on,” and I hope yours will too.  Continue reading When we Confuse the Created for the Creator, we Create Corruption

Chase God, not Ghosts

As Christians, God, the Holy Spirit, and His Son Jesus Christ are the standards we should pursue.  Jesus said, “Seek first His kingdom and His righteousness.” (Matt. 6:33a).  “You are to be perfect, as your heavenly Father is perfect.” (5:48).  “Those whom He foreknew, He also predestined to become conformed to the image of His Son.” (Rom. 8:29).  Unfortunately, instead of chasing God’s standards, we often chase ghost standards.  I speak from experience.  Continue reading Chase God, not Ghosts

The Benefits of No TV

Recently I made a radical life change.  I gave up television.  Completely.  It’s radical because I absolutely love TV shows and movies!  It is one of my favorite activities and I can binge watch a Netflix series for 5 hours easily.  Plus I had a 70 inch 4K TV, so…yeah.  I’d considered giving up TV on and off for months, but like the rich young ruler I loved it too much and couldn’t let go.  “He went away grieving, for he was one who loved much television…”  Continue reading The Benefits of No TV