Virgin Birth of Jesus: What do You Believe?

Virgin Birth? Yea, right… What do you believe about the Virgin Birth of Jesus? It’s a fair question… Have you thought about it? If you aren’t Christian, it’s probably one of those things that make Christianity a stupid religion. If you are a Christian: maybe you believe in the Virgin Birth of Christ simply because […]

Wudassie Mariam

Mandela and The Incarnation: Being Born to Die that Others might Live

This week, the world mourn’s the passing of Madiba, Nelson Mandela. Sitting with my parents on Friday, my mother posed the question: “who is left?” Who is left, that the world will mourn? In his speech at the memorial service for President Mandela, President Obama said that “We will never see the likes of Nelson […]

Madiba Mandela

They Need Jesus | Isaiah 2:1-5

It tell you: we Christians are something else. I know I’ve said it. You know you’ve said it. Certainly, you’ve heard others say it. Watch the news for an hour. Drive through the hood. Go downtown and hang out at the coffee shop near the club on a Saturday night. You’ll have that moment when […]

They Need Jesus - The Church Exalted

Christ is Born for This

Christmas is in full effect! The commercials have started…the sales have begun. Lights have started going up in the neighborhood. I could do the standard Christian post about consumerism run amuck…removing Christ from Christmas. But, I won’t do that. I’m going to assume we all understand that Christ is the reason for Christmas. And from […]

The Death of God