Trophy or Tool?

How do you view your relationship to God? Do you see yourself as one of many prize ‘catches’ that God has rescued from the masses of rebellious humans to show the world how wonderful He is?  Perhaps, like many of the misguided television “evangelists”, you see yourself as an example of how wonderful and (materially) […]

Music Wars

There is a conflict within many church congregations in North America (and Europe to some extent) that has been going on for about 30 years now that I find not only very disturbing, but rather shallow and silly as well. I’m referring to the “music wars” – the divide between those who think only their […]

Pongo on Prayer

(Pongo weighs in on this important topic — Curly) A man took his small son with him to town one day to run some errands. When lunchtime arrived, the two of them went to a familiar diner for a sandwich. The father sat down on one of the stools at the counter and lifted the […]

If God….. Then Why Pray?

(I was going to post this on Curly’s Corner, but I think it might be better posted here. — Curly) A question was posed to me recently that I think deserves a thoughtful answer because it is one that I get often from Christians that are either very new to the faith, or have recently […]

Going Home

(This is a message by Pongo about home, family, and how we as parents and members of God’s family should operate. He makes some VERY good points, and we should all take his conclusions to heart. — Curly) Novelist Tom Wolfe once made the statement, “You can’t go home again.” Now, I don’t often quote […]

Club Christianity

Here’s another thought-provoking post from Chaplain Colin. As always, your comments are appreciated – Curly Club Christianity Luke 22:47 While He was still speaking, behold, a multitude came, and the one called Judas, one of the twelve, was preceding them; and he approached Jesus to kiss Him. (NAS) Back in Luke 6:13-16, we see Jesus […]