Faith

Biblical perspectives and considerations regarding the major issues of the world around us.

just world

In Search of a Just World

The Just World phenomenon is a trick of the mind, which we all fall victim to. It helps us to explain the world around us in a way that is more comfortable, pleasing, and...
growing darkness

The Growing Darkness

All around us is evidence of growing darkness. Darkness is not just sin and wickedness. Darkness also means a lack of sight. A lack of clarity. It’s confusion. Disorientation.  It’s great deception. It’s a...
biblical perspective of freedom

Freedom, Face Masks, and Lawlessness

In today's podcast devotional JB Shreve looks at the themes of freedom inherent to our July 4th weekend and traditions and a biblical perspective of freedom. Most of our notions about freedom and liberty...
the journey and the name

The Journey and the Name

The world is getting darker, more perplexing, more frustrating, more anxious. In the midst of all of that, there is hope. There is a design for how believers should live their life. There is...
practicing the presence of God

Practicing the Presence of God

In the course of life, many of us take different approaches to our faith and pursuit of God. In today's podcast devotional JB Shreve looks at three of those approaches and the one he...
When Everything Is Shaken

When Everything Is Shaken

Growing unrest, division, chaos, and crisis surrounds us. In the midst of these moments, we are reminded we were made to live in these times. God promised that everything that can be shaken will...
which life matters

Which Lives Matter – Podcast Devotional

Which lives matter? This is the question JB Shreve looks at in today's podcast devotional as he examines the origins of our focus on self and individualism came from. This is the basis for...
search for meaning

The Search for Meaning – Podcast Devotional

In the face of the growing chaos and crisis in the earth, we have choices before us regarding how we respond and who we become. The search for meaning is the search to find...
back to the garden

Back to the Garden

We are taught to understand the protests and rising unrest throughout the country through a political or cultural framework. The reality is far more fundamental to what it means to be human. Each of...

We Are Broken

Whole people are not racist. Whole people are not fearful. Whole people do not hate. The system of life we live in today thrives off the brokenness of fearful human beings. This is not...