Jury Awards Father $11M in Funeral Case – New York Times

According to the New York Times (login required) a jury has awarded a father $11M in a lawsuit against a fundamentalist Kansas Baptist church.

A grieving father won a nearly $11 million verdict Wednesday against a fundamentalist Kansas church that pickets military funerals out of a belief that the war in Iraq is a punishment […]

Reconciliation through relationships

This past Sunday our pastor taught from 1 Thessalonians 3 on the theme that relationships are essential in the task of joining with God in reconciling people to Himself forever.

Our pastor built his sermon on the realities of relationships:

Relationships are purposeful. They are necessary to encourage people along in their relationship to the […]

Heaven (the book) isn’t what I thought

I have been trying to work my way through Randy Alcorn’s book “Heaven” as part of a small group study. Several friends recommended the book, so it’s surprising to me that I’m having a bit of a struggle with it.

The stated purpose of the book is to describe heaven in the fullest sense possible […]