The “Hard” Question

Skeptics often ask the question, “Can God make a rock so big that he cannot lift it?” They smugly ask, as though they have somehow disproven the existence of God. The question seeks to shove God into a box, into a “no win” situation. The implied answer is, if He can...

Merit Badges

Many are extolling honor and proclaiming accolades upon the Eagle Scout in Southern California for his accomplishment of earning 131 merit badges. The young man has been hard at work at the task for well over a decade. He has invested countless hours earning each one,...

Franchising God

What do I feel like today? How about something spicy? How about that place? No, it’s too bland. What about the place on the corner? That place is too pricey. The big place? No. Last time we went there I got sick. The old place? No, not there it takes waaay too long....

Anticipation

In December one of our retail stores had Easter candy on display beneath a sign that announced “Spring is in the air!” The day after Christmas chocolate hearts appeared and candy canes were marked down to sell quickly. It’s not unusual to see Christmas items sharing...