Category: Theology

Following God

“Be ye therefore followers of God, as dear children…” (Ephesians 5:1, KJV) When I read this verse this week, I realized that it was telling us in what manner we are to follow God: like beloved children. Not like mistreated

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Perverted Modesty

It sounds like a contradiction, doesn’t it? Consider for a moment, however, that one of the definitions of “perverted” is “having been corrupted or distorted from its original course, meaning, or state.” As I read different opinions on modesty, I

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Lessons on Love

God taught me some things about love recently. To put them in context, I’m going to explain not only what I previously thought about love, but also what I previously thought about what it is that God values. As I

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Objections Overruled

I suspect that many people have a hard time grasping the concept that God loves them. In a world dominated by sin, very few receive genuine love from others, even from those closest to them. In the American culture, where

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Guilt Trip Canceled

Guilt trips: sometimes they come to us from well-meaning people, sometimes from intentionally manipulative people, and sometimes from our very own selves. Living with a deeply ingrained sense of worthlessness and defectiveness, I was particularly vulnerable to guilt trips from

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