#3: The Devil Made Me Do It! Sorting out the confusion of temptation, sin, and Satan in our world

January 22, 2018

There is a lot of confusion in the body of Christ regarding the role of Satan, sin, and temptation.  Does God tempt us?  Is Satan the driving force behind all the mayhem in our lives? How are we tempted?  Was Jesus implying that Peter was devil possessed when he said, "Get behind me Satan!" ???  Find out these answers and more in this podcast episode, "The Devil Made Me Do It!" 

#2: What is the Inquisition? Part 1 The Medieval Inquisition

January 18, 2018

What do you think of when you hear the word “Inquisition?”  In many respects it has become a dirty word.  But say what you will about the Inquisition, no matter who you are, everyone knows its name. At least enough to throw the term around casually, to summon it as a metaphor in our culture, to exploit it in movies, the news, and to use it as a weapon in heated verbal debates. But what is the Inquisition? How did it start? What are its implications for us today? With a heart of curiosity, let's find out in the first of our three episodes, "What is the Inquisition? Part 1 The Medieval Inquisition." 

#1: What Did Jesus Write In The Sand? John 8 - The woman caught in adultery

January 17, 2018

Haven't you always wondered... What was Jesus was writing in the sand when they brought to him the adulterous woman? Though none of us were actually at this event 2,000 yrs ago. One thing is for certain, the Pharisees and Scribes who brought this woman accused of adultery understood very clearly what he was writing. It is my goal, that by the time we get to the end of this episode, we will have uncovered some key facts, details, and context that will help us understand the most plausible explanation of what Jesus was writing in the sand that day. So, with a heart of curiosity, let’s get started…