Spiritual Practices 5 and 6: Having Spiritual Conversations with Believers and Those Not There Yet

I apologize for not getting out a post last week about our fifth spiritual practice: “Engage in Honest, Authentic Conversations with Other Believers.” Let me say something about the spiritual practices in general. The only way any of these spiritual practices can really work is if we want to do them. For example, most days…Read more »

The Hallmark Gospel

On Sunday I talked about the “Hallmark Gospel.” It’s a gospel that says God loves us just as we are, and nothing is going to change that, as long as we’ve accepted what Jesus did for us on the cross. Embracing this gospel basically gives us a ‘pass’ on Judgment Day, and guarantees that heaven…Read more »