Posts with the tag “joel-halpin”
It was there all along!
November 1st, 2021
As we conclude our series on the life of Abraham, I am amazed at how many of us miss the main message of the Bible. Life is not about "being a good person", it is about our relationship with God. If...
What goes unsaid.
October 25th, 2021
What is the point of this blog post? I simply want us to approach the Bible with an open mind. We need to take the time to study or ask questions about verses that may seem obvious to us. The truth ...
Who we think we are.
October 18th, 2021
I believe every relationship you have - your friends, spouse, kids, even your relationship to God would be better if you would ask them one simple question- "What's it like to be on the other side of ...
Fake Trees and Fake Religion
October 4th, 2021
A few weeks ago, my wife sent me this photo. I immediately began laughing because I could sympathize with it's owner. The photo is of a fake tree. Now why would someone in a fairly decent neigh...
BibleHacking: 3 keys to unlock God's Word
September 27th, 2021
Every discipline or field has "foundational principles". If you discover the foundational principles, you can quickly become functional, or possibly above average, simply by focusing on the foundation...
Gas Station Ready
September 21st, 2021
A friend of mine recently was involved in an altercation at a local gas station. An inebriated man approached my friend and accused him staring. As the man angrily approached and prepared to attack, m...
The right to no opinion
September 13th, 2021
“You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can't control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave...