I love my country and this blog is not an attempt to bash it. I simply want to highlight the contrast between American cultural values and the upside-down values of the Kingdom of God. You could say that Jesus is un-American because American culture is very ego-centric—it’s all about me, the individual. American culture is … More Is Jesus Un-American?
I have always considered James 4:17 to be a very sobering verse. It says, “So whoever knows the right thing to do and fails to do it, for him it is sin.” Apparently one can sin by just sitting in a chair doing nothing. A big theme in the book of James is hearing and … More Sinning by Sitting!