Two Ways to Stop Being So Judgmental

Two Ways to “Stop Being So Judgmental”     “You’re so judgmental.”      Stings, doesn’t it? Begs the question “How can I stop being so judgmental?”          Short answer: curl up and die.      Not helpful? Okay, I’ll give you the long answer. But, for context, I...

The Blame Game – Monday Morning Momentum

“A man’s own foolishness leads him astray,yet his heart rages against the Lord.” (Prov. 19.3, HCSB)      So, whose fault is it when things go wrong? Do you ever have a problem giving credit where it’s due? How about blame… Me, too.     In my...

I’m an Addict. Lord, Kick my Habit!

Let no those gloat over me who are my enemies without cause; let not those who hate me without reason maliciously wink the eye. They do not speak peaceably, but devise false accusations against those who live quietly in the land. They gape at me and say, “Aha!...

Context is King – Care for a Crown?

              Want one of these in your 401K? Context is King.     But, Jesus is the King of Kings and He offers not only salvation for those who believe, but also some desperately needed context for our worldview.      Trials and troubles and annoyances and tragedies...

Stepping Up to Jesus

     What do you think of when you hear the words “Judgment Day”? A Terminator movie? A meanie, cosmic judge out to get you with an earth-sized gavel? A grueling grill-session where you have to “splain yourself” in front of a tribune of angels...