Reason is never required

Want to open heaven? Been robbed by the devil? Would you like it all back times seven? I think I found a way…..oh, wait…. nevermind.

If only I was different…..

Learning to love and accept the real you is the foundation for true peace.

Sympathy vs Empathy

Empathy is walking a mile in someone else’s moccasins. Sympathy is being sorry their feet hurt. Rebecca O’Donnell

Blood Brothers – Cain is not Abel

Covering up sin by the works of your hands is not sufficient – the Life is in the blood. This is why mankind could not help himself, and why the blood of Jesus saved mankind.        

How to Get Along with Everyone

When you are taught that your acceptance is based on behavior, it creates an atmosphere where criticism is considered a fruit of the Spirit. Let’s cut each other some slack, everyone is on their own journey.

The Mystery of Consistency

“The stuff in the bible that I agree with is obviously true. The other stuff? Meh, not so much”…. There is a lot of confusion surrounding what to believe about God and the bible, and some of my struggle to understand is exacerbated by doctrines that are inconsistent.

Joe’s at Gospel Revolution Church

Very excited to be teaching this Sunday at Gospel Revolution Church in Sliddell, LA. If you can, come join me with the awesome Pastors Greg & Beckie Henry. Hope to see you there! Starts at 10 am – 61025 Hwy 11 Slidell, La 70458. For directions check out

Undressed & Unstressed

From peace without shame to guilt, fear and blame.  Man exits Eden.

Legends of the Fall

We were created in the image of God, but it wasn’t until after the fall that God said “NOW man has become as one of us, to know good and evil”. What’s going on?

Jesus to Adam – “You’re just my type!”

Rom. 5:14 Nevertheless death reigned from Adam to Moses, even over those who had not sinned according to the likeness of the transgression of Adam, who is a type of Him who was to come. 1 Cor 15:45 And so it is written, “The first man Adam became a living being.” The last Adam became… Read More