Job: A Lesson in Restoration

Ever since I was a young believer the one book in the Bible that everyone seemed to avoid was Job. It was always presented as a depressing, difficult-to-understand Bible book that had no redeeming value in it. All I would get out of it was that “Job was patient”. Until I became a little more…

Creating Unity 101

I hear from church leaders and pastors that are always trying to figure out how to unify their churches. It seems that they want to build unity by having more bible studies, more outreach programs, more activities for kids, maybe a Men’s Retreat. There is a great story in Luke that occurs after Jesus is…