[I have written another blog more recently about this subject. Check it out here: How to Spank Your Kids the Right Way] Do not withhold correction from a child, for if you beat him with a rod, he will not die. You shall beat him with a rod, and deliver his soul from hell. - Proverbs … Continue reading You shall beat your child with a rod, and deliver his soul from hell.
For the love of the Christ constrains us, having judged this: that one died for all, then all have died; 2 Cor 5:14 Darby The word in this passage that jumps out at me the most is the word 'constrains.' Different translations of the bible translate the greek word differently. The New King James translates … Continue reading The Love of Christ constrains us.
Therefore we wanted to come to you--even I, Paul, time and again--but Satan hindered us. - 1 Thessalonians 2:18 NKJV Randy reminded me of this verse as we were laying on the cold, hard floor of the customs area of the çuban airport. We were rejected by the officials and commanded to spend the night … Continue reading Mission trip update – frustration…
I'm sitting in my hotel room in Orlando. Tomorrow we catch an early plane to Miami and then to Bahamas and then to çübå (I'm writing the country in these funky letters so nobody will find it in a search, just in case). I'm really excited about the trip, but I'm not excited about the … Continue reading On the mission field
If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask of God, who gives to all liberally and without reproach, and it will be given to him. But let him ask in faith, with no doubting, for he who doubts is like a wave of the sea driven and tossed by the wind. For let not … Continue reading Why God Requires Faith.