It is a “gift” to us, for someone to know us, the real us, the us that doesn’t love well, the us that is full of flaws, to then still be loved by that someone.
It’s Saturday evening, March 21st, 2020. We are closing out the first week of this coronavirus pandemic here in NYC. … Continue Reading A High-Definition God
Preaching once again in my home Church. The topic? Loaves and Fish.
How many of you Christians out there are barely holding it together?I know the inclination should be towards joy and … Continue Reading The CHF Articles: Un-Joyfully God’s
I think we can all agree that there is not a more popular writer on Christ Hold Fast than Chad … Continue Reading The CHF Articles: I’m Not Chad Bird
The Sixth Sense is a suspenseful and scary movie where a little boy is born with the strange gift of … Continue Reading The CHF Articles: Hope Within The Shadows
One of the most regular, and familiar parts of the current contemporary mainstream evangelical church service is the altar call. … Continue Reading We Need Forgiveness, ALL THE TIME!
When you’re in that place of emptiness, what else is there to say? When your sin is larger than life, … Continue Reading Christ Hold Fast… Please!
I have to admit, there are times that I’m still completely susceptible to self-serving salvation projects. Even in my writing, I … Continue Reading The CHF Articles: The Good Struggle?
“Life is a journey” We hear that a lot. From TV and movies, to fluffy little news pieces, to quaint concise sayings … Continue Reading A Journey, The Struggle, And Encouragement
Is it possible that we make an idol out of loving God? I wrote last week on the concept of … Continue Reading Loving God or Creating an Idol?
*This was written last winter, but it still applies… I hope you enjoy it. While in the midst of cursing … Continue Reading A New Snow, A Saving Grace*
We’d like to think sin is hidden away where no one can see it, but it’s not. It’s not simply … Continue Reading On The Edge Of Sin
(Originally written in 2015 – and sadly still relevant for me too) As I began this post, It’s the Saturday … Continue Reading Me Too…
And when he got into the boat, his disciples followed him. And behold, there arose a great storm on the sea, … Continue Reading “Perish” The Thought
I am a hypocrite. For so many reasons that I don’t care to mention, it’s what I am. Right now, … Continue Reading Hypocrisy From A Hypocrite (or Just Another Nut Talking!)