In the same way, faith by itself is dead if it doesn’t cause you to do any good things. James 2:17 (GW) Have you ever met someone that is a “know-it-all?” They want to prove to you, and everyone else, that they are intellectually superior to all of us dumb, stupid, ignorant, or intellectually inferiorContinue reading “Know-It-All”

World Changer

In the same way, let your good deeds shine out for all to see, so that everyone will praise your Heavenly Father. Matthew 5:16 (NLT) There is an old saying: “No good deed goes unpunished.” It’s a cynical saying. The worldview of those that champion it generally is one of doom and gloom. Essentially, this oneContinue reading “World Changer”

Do Good

Don’t let evil conquer you, but conquer evil by doing good. Romans 12:21 (NLT) I was scrolling through the channel guide on my TV the other night and saw a familiar movie. It’s one I’ve seen several times, but can only stomach watching it maybe every 5-10 years. It’s called Schindler’s List. If you’ve seenContinue reading “Do Good”

Be a Good Teammate

So encourage each other and build each other up, just as you are already doing. 1 Thessalonians 5:11 (NLT) My freshman year of high school, was excited, and a little surprised, to learn that I had made the varsity basketball team. This was going to be my shot to learn some good teamwork, get coachedContinue reading “Be a Good Teammate”