Love · Thankful · Thanksgiving · Trials

3 Reasons to be Thankful to God This Thanksgiving

There is no doubt that Thanksgiving is not the only time that Christians have to be thankful. That being said, it is not wrong that we set aside a specific holiday to do such a thing. Here are 3 reasons Christians can give thanks to God this season. GIVE THANKS FOR HIS ENDURING LOVE The… Continue reading 3 Reasons to be Thankful to God This Thanksgiving

Christ Centered · God the Father · Guest Blogger · Jesus-Centered · Scripture · Ty Woznek

The Jesus Centered Wheel Needs an Alignment

By Guest Blogger Ty Woznek Those who have read “Maddening Theology” for a while know that I am a “Jesus-Centered” guy. I have written about it several times which you can read here (multiple article links, Jesus centered 2, The Blessing of Christ-centered theology, Gospel centered 1, and Gospel centered resources). In fact, I had… Continue reading The Jesus Centered Wheel Needs an Alignment

Finances · Investment · Money · Saving

Three Quick Tips from God on Money Part III

Believe it or not, God has a lot to say about money. Many think this is not true because of one verse they may know, or think they know, concerning money: “the love of money is the root of all evil.” This is a multi-part series offering God’s tips on money. You can read Part… Continue reading Three Quick Tips from God on Money Part III

Backslide · Church Life · Fall away · Pastors

Appreciating Watchdog Pastors

None of us like to be or want to be watched. Our privacy is something that we lose more every day living in a technological age. Any time someone notices something about us, that we prefer to not be noticed, it feels like an invasion of privacy. The question is, does anyone have the right… Continue reading Appreciating Watchdog Pastors

666 · Jesus · Mark of the Beast · Redemption · Revelation · Satan

Identifying Marks of the Mark of the Beast

When it comes to eschatology – the study of end times – it has really been bastardized over the last century or so. More recently the Christian pop culture movement has taken it over in recent decades to kick the dog while it is down. Because of that, most of us have ideas in our… Continue reading Identifying Marks of the Mark of the Beast

anxiety · Comfort · Hope · Job · Lament · Trials · Uncategorized

Hope When Life Falls Apart

Job’s Anti-Creation Curse Lament and Hope Many Christians push a picture of Christianity as running through a field of unicorns and lollipops. Right from the start, we will say that Christian life brings joy and hope. It turns sorrow into gladness once we depend on God and know what He is doing, and trust what… Continue reading Hope When Life Falls Apart

Anger · Communication · Conversation · Debate · Election · King Jesus · Kingdom of God · Love · Offense · Politics · Proclaim Jesus · Social media · Truth · Uncategorized · wrath

13 Commitments for Christians Talking Politics: An Overview

I have written a four-part series on how Christians should talk about politics. This is really a list of commitments I am trying to make as a Christian during an election season, and I ask that you would make it with me. With so many things covered, I thought it would be good to synthesize… Continue reading 13 Commitments for Christians Talking Politics: An Overview

Anger · Calm · Communication · Offense · Politics · Social media

Commitments for Christians Talking Politics Part IV

This series of articles is intended to help the Christian wade through some of the biblical ethics for talking about politics God’s way. Many people, Christians included, merely think about politics, and not how we should speak or not speak concerning them. I hope that many Christians will take part in making the commitment to… Continue reading Commitments for Christians Talking Politics Part IV

Addiction · Counseling · Fred Jacoby · Guest Blogger · Marriage · Pornography · Purity · Sexuality

Five Reasons Why Pornography Hinders Your Relationships Part II

By Guest Blogger Fred Jacoby Once in a while I take a week to point you to other voices who speak truth. One of the ways I do this is by having a guest blogger. I’ve known Fred Jacoby for several years. He has been a great friend and mentor, and I have enjoyed his… Continue reading Five Reasons Why Pornography Hinders Your Relationships Part II

Fred Jacoby · Marriage · Obedience · Pornography · Premarital Sex

Five Reasons Why Pornography Hinders Your Relationships Part I

By Guest Blogger Fred Jacoby Once in a while I take a week to point you to other voices who speak truth. One of the ways I do this is by having a guest blogger. I’ve known Fred Jacoby for several years. He has been a great friend and mentor, and I have enjoyed his… Continue reading Five Reasons Why Pornography Hinders Your Relationships Part I