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WDJD: Jesus Ransomed Humanity

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-nf496-fc28f5 Genesis 22:1-19 Abraham could have stopped believing that this God who had called him was really different from the gods he had left in the human-sacrificing city of Ur, and obeyed no matter what, as just one god among many. Abraham could have held onto his belief that this God was different from the gods… Continue reading WDJD: Jesus Ransomed Humanity

Counterintuitive Wisdom

Sorry Not Sorry

Not everybody is, but if you're like me, you apologize a lot. If you apologize a lot, you have probably had people point out to you that you apologize a lot. (As if that were news to you.) And chances are that in that case, you have apologized for apologizing at least once or twice,… Continue reading Sorry Not Sorry

OSFGroup Reflections

The Listening Post

True listening can be scary: We might hear things we don't want to hear. We might feel like our silence implies we are agreeing with things we strongly oppose. We might even find that the other human being we thought was the devil is actually human...and maybe even likable.

Classes, Quotes, Support

Where Your Treasure Is

Once (a very long, seven-year "once") I worked at a church as a Christian Education Director. My primary (but certainly not only) responsibility being to oversee the Youth Group, teaching them and providing them with educational and ideally also socially beneficial activities throughout the year. These events have mostly kind of blurred together in my… Continue reading Where Your Treasure Is

Miscellaneous and Probably Apologetic, questions, Quotes, Support

If You Can’t Serve God and Money, Why Do You Ask for Money to Serve God?

"I checked out your suggested page. Noticed you wanted some funds for the study. Thanks but no thanks. You should consider doing ministry as a ministry, instead of as a profession."