What About… Prophecy

Predictions! Which do you trust? The weather report? Tabloid headlines? Whether silly or serious, predictions are intriguing. Why? Because our knowledge of events is normally restricted to the past and present. The future is a mystery. Prophecy isn’t prediction....

What About… Prayer

A twelve year old boy decided he didn’t like the way the postal service handled his mail, so he wrote a letter to his congressman. He was shocked when two federal agents showed up at his door! He didn’t anticipate anyone taking him seriously and he...

What About… Membership

“Membership has its privileges.” This phrase became a leading advertising slogan during the opulent eighties. In our culture, membership can be highly prized or notoriously avoided. WHAT MEMBERSHIP DOESN’T MEAN Membership among Christians has...

What About… Joy

“Baptized in lemon juice” Some Christians have been described this way. Crabby dispositions, sour expressions on their faces, and a cranky outlook on life. They’re not only miserable to be around, they misrepresent God. The true effect of...

What About… Heaven

Would you get excited about a vacation if no one could tell you where you were going, what you would do there, or how to get there? If we’re going to be happy about visiting a new vacation site or moving to a new city, we have to have some basic information....

What About… Community

“Are you lonesome tonight?” If not tonight, then sometime in your life you’ve been lonely, and it’s likely you’ll be lonely again. God’s remedy for loneliness is “Community.” WHAT IS COMMUNITY? Community is a collection...