Tag Archives: Colossians 1

You’re Not Letting Your Mistakes Define You, Are You?

[From the archives.] *** “To worship an idol involves calling something holy when it is not holy. Remember, only God can consecrate. … When a human being tries to consecrate what God has never consecrated, it is not a genuine … Continue reading

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Royal Childhood Isn’t All It’s Cracked Up To Be

Royalty has its privileges, that’s for sure. But it isn’t always easy being a child in line for the throne. As one chronicler is quoted in a recent article: “How can a child grow into a normal adult if the … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Christian Actor

[Today I am blessed to host a guest post from my friend Rachel Stephan-Simko, a wonderful writer who blogs at  even one sparrow. If you haven’t been to Rachel’s place yet, go on over and read around a bit. I … Continue reading

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Money and Marriage and Making Ends Meet

[Today I’m taking part in the Equally Yoked series over at Jenny Rae Armstrong’s blog. Regular readers might recognize this post from the archives, but I think it bears repeating. Money and marriage is a three person proposition: God and … Continue reading

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Money Makes My Head Spin Around

[I wrote this for Ellen Painter Dollar’s blog last June, part of a series she ran on faith and money.] *** Cabaret has that wonderfully avaricious song, Money, Money: Money makes the world go around The world go around The … Continue reading

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Consecrating Idols

“To worship an idol involves calling something holy when it is not holy. Remember, only God can consecrate. … When a human being tries to consecrate what God has never consecrated, it is not a genuine act of consecration. It … Continue reading

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