Tag Archives: Idolatry

The Simplicity of Radical Obedience to God

A recent Twitter post quoted a nationally-known pastor saying, “My biggest fear, even now, is that I will hear Jesus’ words and walk away, content to settle for less than radical obedience to Him.” Is that what believers in Jesus … Continue reading

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What’s Behind Me Doesn’t Define Me

[It’s been three years since this one posted, so I have three more years of past mistakes. So do you. Here’s why that’s not as important as you might think.] *** Justifying Idol Worship “To worship an idol involves calling … Continue reading

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Idolizing Purity is a Shameful Business

Shameful Purity Observe a discussion on purity and most of the talk in modern American Christianity is aimed at teens and young single adults. Listen closer and you’ll also find that the talk is principally aimed at the  behavior of the … Continue reading

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Joel Osteen Tweets The Wrong Gospel

Joel Osteen recently tweeted: In life, we’re all going to have times where we fall, but don’t relive the negative. Focus on your accomplishments! — Joel Osteen (@JoelOsteen) March 3, 2014 Translation: when life’s hard, look to yourself and not … Continue reading

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