March Madness and Spiritual Gifts

March Madness and Spiritual Gifts

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I love March Madness. I love the basketball, but I also love the rivalries. Think about it.  When they are making the brackets for the tournament, part of their thinking is what potential rival match-ups they can set up. Should they put Duke and North Carolina in the...
Confession and Communion

Confession and Communion

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Does remembering Jesus through communion lead to repentance? Or, are we supposed to repent in order to properly take communion? I’ve heard it put more conversationally like this: “I’ve always been taught that I need to ‘get right with God’ in order to take communion....
The Glory of Gender at Home

The Glory of Gender at Home

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Last Saturday we looked at a passage that’s awkward, confusing, and inflammatory. 1 Cor. 11:2-16 tells wives to wear head-coverings (a shawl) while they pray or prophesy in a public worship service.  Why? We looked at the cultural symbol of shawls for women in Paul’s...