Should the church be called a hospital?

I’ve often heard the church described as a “hospital for sinners, not a museum for saints.”  What does that mean? Most people get that metaphor from Jesus when He said to the Pharisees, who were upset with Him for eating with unsavory types like tax collectors and sinners: It is not the healthy that need a doctor, but the sick.  I have not come to … Continue reading Should the church be called a hospital?

How long does it take to love a puppy?

Who doesn’t love a puppy?  More accurately, who does a puppy not love?  

Those arguments and many others were what my son used to plead his case for getting a dog.   Continue reading “How long does it take to love a puppy?”