Monthly Archives: February 2011

CHAOS IN THE CLASSROOM

Two veteran public school teachers lost it last month over student misbehavior. A Tennessee algebra teacher tried in vain to quiet his class as students talked, laughed, walked around, and mocked him. Finally, he said, “You want entertainment? The teacher … Continue reading

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EVER BE WATCHFUL

In my sermon this past Sunday, we studied about Abraham and Sarah. In the previous weeks, we have seen how Abram lived for God. You remember how Abram followed God’s leadership in leaving family and friends and moving from Ur … Continue reading

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“GO FOR IT, CONGRESSMAN”

The discussions on Capitol Hill are now raging on how and where to cut the federal budget.  Although even hundreds of missions of dollars is a drop in the bucket when you are talking about trillions of dollars – nevertheless … Continue reading

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LIVING IN THE PENALTY BOX

Tony Evans tells an illustration about ice hockey. He says, “It is a very interesting game. There is a lot of action all the time. They have something very interesting in hockey called a penalty box. When a player breaks … Continue reading

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IS THIS TOLERANCE?

The website http://www.nhjournal.com posted a story on 12/16/10 that should be of concern to all evangelical Christians in America.   Harold Kirstien, a Democratic spokesman in New Hampshire, accused Republican State Representative David Bates of attempting to impose a Bible-Belt social … Continue reading

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WHY “THE WELCOME” IS SO IMPORTANT!

I was re-reading an article recently by Carol Arends that was published in the October 2010 issue of Christianity Today magazine. It was about hospitality at church.  It spoke to my heart about our church.  In the article, the author … Continue reading

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“THE TEAVANGELICALS”

Ed Vitagliano wrote recently in the February 2011 issue of American Family Association Journal that conservative Christians are once again playing a major role in the politics of this country. He writes, “Some had predicted the collapse of the religious … Continue reading

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