December 1, 2015 by wally metts 0 Comments
So we light the candles as the shadows deepen, and mark off the calendar as the days lengthen. It’s the Babe of Bethlehem that we long for, for God to come and dwell with us.
November 19, 2015 by wally metts 1 Comment
Horror will come to us too; just ask the people in Paris. And in those moments, actual aggression will put microaggression in perspective.
November 16, 2015 by wally metts 1 Comment
Facebook “friends” can become actual friends—but sometimes it takes more time and energy.
November 5, 2015 by wally metts 1 Comment
We need to be careful about how we praise our kids. And what we praise them for.
October 2, 2015 by wally metts 3 Comments
We all know that there is a difference between a great talker and a great communicator. This difference is largely that the communicator listens more and connects better.
September 25, 2015 by wally metts 4 Comments
Resting is some of the hardest work I do, especially given the ubiquity of my mobile devices.
May 1, 2015 by wally metts 1 Comment
As I studied His Word this past year, the Lord gently showed me why we were here. He had and still has work for us to do. More importantly, I realized He wanted my heart.
April 10, 2015 by wally metts 0 Comments
There was much hand-wringing on NPR the other day, wondering what Christians will do now that the tomb of Jesus has been discovered. With his bones.
April 5, 2015 by wally metts 0 Comments
For centuries Christians have put little cemeteries by their little churches and on the outskirts of their little towns, waiting for that blessed hope, the glorious appearing of our great God and savior Jesus Christ.
April 2, 2015 by wally metts 2 Comments
As Baptist we didn’t even observe Good Friday. We prided ourselves on not even having a liturgy. We did, of course. We just never wrote it down.
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