Does Holiness Equal Happiness?

"I don't think God wants us to live a miserable life; I think that he wants his followers to be happy..." This is a statement that we hear all too often. There seems to be this idea in modern Christianity that Holiness = Happiness, but I want to challenge that idea. The Bible directly tells … Continue reading Does Holiness Equal Happiness?

Patience Over Pleasure

This generation is the "microwave generation".  People want what they want, and they want it now.  It really shouldn't be a surprise that this way of thinking has seeped into our churches. I'm talking about the "Name it and Claim it" teachings that are being taught all over North America. More and more pastors are teaching … Continue reading Patience Over Pleasure