Healing, TYC Living

5 Things You Need to Know About Healing

All three gospels tell us about the "bleeding woman." We don't even know her name but the Bible tells her story.  We know she has been hemorrhaging for twelve years and was in a lot of pain.  We know she came up behind Jesus and touched his robe. We know she got healed. Jesus said… Continue reading 5 Things You Need to Know About Healing

Bible Stuff, Family/Relationships

Who Are Your People?

Jesus replied, "My mother and my brothers are those who hear God's word and obey it."  - Luke 8:21 NLT Let's face it. No family is perfect. Not the Obamas, the Bush family, the Kennedys, nor yours. Families are made of imperfect people that did not choose one another. Parents choose to have children, but… Continue reading Who Are Your People?

Bible Stuff, TYC Living

Saints and Summer Cocktails

Does the Bible contradict itself?  1 Corinthians 6:10 says that drunkards are going to hell, but in John 2, Jesus turned water into wine at a wedding.  Was Jesus setting people up to fail? He said in Matthew 15:11 that what we eat and drink don't matter. So...why can't we just eat and drink what we want?   Unlike… Continue reading Saints and Summer Cocktails

Family/Relationships

Don’t Go! Those Hypocrites Need You

There are thousands of horror stories about "church people" and I have heard 'em all. Visitors being asked to move from a member's seat? Heard it. Deacon sleeping with the pastor's wife? Heard it. Drug boys flipping money from the offering plate? Heard it. Abusing innocent children? Pastor high on crack in the pulpit? Tithes… Continue reading Don’t Go! Those Hypocrites Need You

Purpose, TYC Living

Too Much Orpah to be Oprah

And again they wept together, and Orpah kissed her mother-in-law good-bye. But Ruth clung tightly to Naomi. - Ruth 1:14 A big part of knowing who you are is knowing who you ARE NOT. Recently on Honey and Onion we talked about knowing your limitations. As always, I go to the Bible for guidance and… Continue reading Too Much Orpah to be Oprah