Monthly Archives: August 2012

Not Today

“Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow” wrote Mark Twain. Ah, the life verse of every procrastinator. Why are “put offers” so common? What makes delay so easy? Those who practice “doing it later” … Continue reading

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Eating with sinners

The venom is dripping as the Pharisees made this statement about Jesus: “he eats with sinners.” They couldn’t imagine it. Nothing could be so degrading and defiling that hanging around with lost people. But Jesus did it. In fact he … Continue reading

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Frozen Yogurt

Long, long ago in a yogurt shop far, far away, a few classmates and I settled in for some frozen fun. While there, I struck up a conversation with a young man at a nearby table and eventually asked him … Continue reading

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What is the job of an evangelist?

Paul told Timothy to “do the work of an evangelist.” Perhaps he meant that Timothy should go out and give the gospel to some people. That would be good. But was that really what Paul was instructing Timothy to do? … Continue reading

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