Seeing the Invisible God

Seeing the Invisible God

Astrophysicist and author, Dr. Hugh Ross, encourages us to imagine that the two-dimensional image on a television monitor consists of a living two-dimensional world. If you placed your fingertip on the screen, what would the people in the two-dimensional world see? Your fingertip would be a flat, round, two-dimensional image that would look like a […]

Spiritual victory is a line not a dot

Spiritual victory is a line not a dot

Spiritual victory is a line, not a dot. By that I mean it’s not a single attitude or action; it’s a series of attitudes and actions which, over time, define who we are. If we drew it on a piece of paper, it would appear as a wavy line that goes up and down. Hopefully […]

Can You Meet God Outside the Bible?

Can You Meet God Outside the Bible?

By Paul Perkins My introduction to Christianity began with my entry into the world. My parents placed their warm hands on my soft head and prayed God’s blessing over me. From that moment forward, faith saturated my life. Every Sunday morning, I woke to the smell of brewing coffee and my dad’s booming voice practicing […]

The Christmas dreamer nobody knows

The Christmas dreamer nobody knows

I find it interesting that so little is said about Joseph in the Gospel narrative. And yet, without his immediate obedience to God, Jesus may have been killed in his childhood. Here’s what the Gospel writers tell us about Joseph: Jacob was his father. He was the husband of Mary, by whom Jesus was born, […]

Don’t Just Talk About Faith—Live It

Don’t Just Talk About Faith—Live It

Today’s article is by my son, Paul Perkins. One summer while in high school, I attended a two-week conference in the mountains of Colorado. For ten hours a day, we listened to lecture after lecture about topics relating to our faith. From a Christian perspective, we heard about the Bible, apologetics, comparative religions, cultural issues, politics, […]